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

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Opacich, Mildred
Ruh[Arna?], Joseph
Dates 1983
Location Duluth
United States
Language English
Subjects Children of Immigrants
English Language
Great Northern Railway Company (U.S.)
Leetonia (Minn.)
Locomotive Firemen
Mines and Mineral Resources
New Deal
Oral Histories
Personal Narratives
Serbian Americans
Social Life and Customs
Personal history with 72 year old female, Duluth, Minnesota
Contributor Names
Ruh[arna?], Joseph (Interviewer)
Opacich, Mildred (Speaker)
Created / Published
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
Oral histories
Personal narratives
-  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.
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)
American Folklife Center
Digital Id

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