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This is a transcript made from an audio recording. it was made for the series, 'Three Generations of Italians.' The interview has been catalogued as 02 of 51 from box 6 in the Ethnic Heritage Studies collection. The original audio recording is no longer available.
Subjects covered: definition of heritage, description of traditions being passed on, importance of family & ethnic identity, schooling & retention of language, persistence of Italian traditions, occupation, Italian media in home, views on family (raising of children, religion, education), relative value of job, family, money.
Digital Initiatives Press: Rhode Island College
oral history, italian immigrant, Federal Hill, Anthropology, Communication, Italian culture, Interview, National Center for Urban Ethnic Affairs, ethnic studies
Social and Cultural Anthropology
Aiello, Elena, "Three Generations of Italians: Interview with Elena Aiello by Rose Coffey" (1979). Three Generations of Italians. 2.