Audio Recordings Personal history with 72 year old female, Duluth, Minnesota

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Opacich, Mildred
Ruh[Arna?], Joseph
Dates 1983
Location Duluth
Minnesota
United States
Language English
Subjects Children of Immigrants
Depressions
Dialects
Duluth
Employees
Employment
English Language
Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)
Interviews
Language
Leetonia
Leetonia (Minn.)
Locomotive Firemen
Mines and Mineral Resources
Minnesota
Narratives
New Deal
Oral Histories
Personal Narratives
Railroads
Serbian Americans
Social Life and Customs
Women
Title
Personal history with 72 year old female, Duluth, Minnesota
Contributor Names
Ruh[arna?], Joseph (Interviewer)
Opacich, Mildred (Speaker)
Created / Published
1983
Subject Headings
-  English language--Dialects--Minnesota
-  Women--Minnesota--Duluth--Language
-  Serbian Americans--Minnesota--Leetonia--Social life and customs
-  Children of immigrants--Minnesota--Leetonia--Language
-  Locomotive firemen--Minnesota--Language
-  Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)
-  Railroads--Employees--Minnesota--Language
-  Women--Employment--Minnesota
-  Depressions--1929--Minnesota--Leetonia--Personal narratives
-  New Deal, 1933-1939--Minnesota--Leetonia
-  Mines and mineral resources--Minnesota
-  Leetonia (Minn.)--Social life and customs
-  Interviews
-  Narratives
-  Oral histories
-  Personal narratives
-  United States -- Minnesota -- Duluth
Genre
Interviews
Narratives
Oral histories
Personal narratives
Notes
-  For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Iron Range Research Center. Chisholm, MN
-  72 year old female born in Duluth, MN in 1911. Came to Leetonia, MN in 1926 as a 14 year old bride. Worked for the Great Northern Railroad.
-  Talks about her early years; mining; family; ethnic groups in Leetonia; and high standards women have in the workplace.
Medium
Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 31:05
Call Number
AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,323 b01
Source Collection
Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afc1986022.sr25b01

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