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This is an audio file with a transcript. The interview has been catalogued as 18 of 24 from box 7 in the Ethnic Heritage Studies collection. The original audio recording, made for the series, 'Italian Women and Girls,' is located on audio cassette 12.
Subjects Covered: Description of life in Italy, first impressions of America, schooling in the United States, Recreation, return trip to Italy, Likes and dislikes about the United States.
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
Vacca, Maria, "Italian Women and Girls: Interview with Maria Vacca by Carmela Santoro" (1975). Italian Women and Girls. 17.