Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Carbonelli, Matthew
Carroll, Thomas D.
Dates 1994
Location New Jersey
Paterson
United States
Language English
Subjects 21st Avenue (Paterson, N. J.)
Ethnography
Interviews
Italian Americans
Neighborhood Stores
Oral History
Sound Recordings
Title
"We had Jewish owners of food stores right across the street from us that spoke perfect Italian."
Contributor Names
Carbonelli, Matthew (Narrator)
Carroll, Thomas D. (Interviewer)
Created / Published
1994-08-11
Subject Headings
-  Italian Americans
-  Oral history
-  Interviews
-  Sound recordings
-  Neighborhood stores
-  21st Avenue (Paterson, N. J.)
-  Ethnography
-  United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
Genre
Ethnography
Interviews
Notes
-  Interview with Matthew Carbonelli.
-  Summary of audio segment: A Jewish guy owned that corner grocery store for many years, he used to deliver groceries to MC's mother's house. When MC was a kid in the early 1940s, they had Jewish business owners onthe avenue who spoke perfect Italian. And they made their money in this area [the Market Street area, near St. Michael's church].
Medium
Digital Audio Tape
Call Number
AFC 1995/028: WIP-TDC-A008
Source Collection
Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afcwip.tca00802


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