Audio Recordings "At one time, I recall, I was somewhat of an entrepreneur."

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Stetin, Sol
Taylor, David Alan
Dates 1994
Location Haledon
New Jersey
United States
Language English
Subjects American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark
Child Labor
Ethnography
Interviews
Labor Leaders
New Jersey
Newsboys
Oral History
Polish Americans
Retirees
Sound Recordings
Title
"At one time, I recall, I was somewhat of an entrepreneur."
Contributor Names
Stetin, Sol (Narrator)
Taylor, David Alan, 1951- (Interviewer)
Created / Published
1994-08-04
Subject Headings
-  Polish Americans
-  Child labor--New Jersey
-  Oral history
-  Interviews
-  Newsboys
-  Labor leaders
-  Sound recordings
-  Retirees
-  American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark
-  Ethnography
-  United States -- New Jersey -- Haledon
Genre
Ethnography
Interviews
Notes
-  Interview with Sol Stetin, former president of the Amalgamated Textile Workers Union, conducted at the American Labor Museum Botto House National Landmark on August 4, 1994.
-  At one time, I recall, I was somewhat of an entrepreneur. I used to also sell the New York papers, those were popular papers. . . . When the pink edition of the New York Daily News first came out -- it was called the "bulldog edition" -- I would go to New York, buy up 600 copies, bring them back. I'd go on the Erie Railroad, Chamber Street ferry to the New York Daily News, on Chamber Street, and bring them back and I'd have six or seven boys waiting for me to take the papers to sell.
Medium
Analog Audio Cassette
Call Number
AFC 1995/028: WIP-DT-A011
Source Collection
Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afcwip.dta00102

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