Audio Recordings Oral history with 73 year old female, Boise, Idaho

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Eld, Ella Kangas
Eld, Ray
Siporin, Steve
Dates 1981
Location Boise
United States
Language English
Subjects Attitudes
Cookery, Finnish
English Language
Finnish Americans
Oral history with 73 year old female, Boise, Idaho
Contributor Names
Siporin, Steve (Collector)
Eld, Ella Kangas (Speaker)
Eld, Ray (Speaker)
Created / Published
September 5, 1981
Subject Headings
-  Family--History
-  English language--Dialects--Idaho
-  Women--Idaho--Boise--Language
-  Finnish Americans--Idaho--Boise
-  Sauna
-  Cookery, Finnish
-  Finnish Americans--Idaho--Boise--Attitudes
-  Interviews
-  United States -- Idaho -- Boise
-  For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Idaho Commission on the Arts. Boise, ID
-  73 year old female; Finnish-American. Born in 1908 in Norwood, SD; lived in Donnelly, ID almost entire life. Finnish was 1st language. Daughter? and son present at interview and join in occasionally.
-  Discuss Finns in Idaho; food; neighbors, sauna; difficulty dealing with Americans.
Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 21:44
Call Number
AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,325 a03
Source Collection
Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
American Folklife Center
Digital Id

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