Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Balistrieri, Sam
Taylor, David Alan
Dates 1994
Location New Jersey
Paterson
United States
Language English
Subjects Ethnography
Interviews
Italian Americans
Oral History
Paterson Museum
Retirees
Shoemakers
Sound Recordings
Title
"Beautiful work, that guy was an artist with a pair of shoes."
Contributor Names
Balistrieri, Sam (Narrator)
Taylor, David Alan, 1951- (Interviewer)
Created / Published
1994-08-07
Subject Headings
-  Italian Americans
-  Shoemakers
-  Oral history
-  Interviews
-  Sound recordings
-  Retirees
-  Paterson Museum
-  Ethnography
-  United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
Genre
Ethnography
Interviews
Notes
-  Interview with Sam Balistrieri (aka Sam Balister) at the Paterson Museum, 2 Market St., Paterson, NJ. Balistrieri works at the museum as a docent/textile expert.
-  Summary of audio segment: Description of machines used in the cobbler's shop; fine craftsmanship of the cobbler Sam worked for.
Medium
Analog Audio Cassette
Call Number
AFC 1995/028: WIP-DT-A003
Source Collection
Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afcwip.dta00302


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