Audio Recording Interview with Isabella Erbe, weekly advice columnist for Eintracht, a German American newspaper, Chicago, Illinois, part 4

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Title
Interview with Isabella Erbe, weekly advice columnist for Eintracht, a German American newspaper, Chicago, Illinois, part 4
Contributor Names
Hellenberg, Antony, 1938-2000 (Collector)
Erbe, Isabella (Interviewee)
Created / Published
Chicago, Illinois, April 26, 1977
Subject Headings
-  German Americans
-  Ethnography
-  Interviews
-  Illinois -- Chicago
Genre
Ethnography
Interviews
Notes
-  Frau Isabella Erbe, part 4
-  Part 4 of a 4-part interview with Frau Isabella Erbe, a columnist for the weekly German American newspaper called Eintracht; Frau Erbe writes a "Dear Abby" column and reports on German American club events; the interview was recorded at the office of her son's decorating business where she takes telephone messages; a fragment of the interview is transcribed in the additional related object cited in this record; topics include the differences between Germans, Austrians, and German-speaking Swiss Americans; about a senior citizen group founded by Frau Erbe; ethnicity is linked with romantic notions of Europe and the past; German Americans are supportive of other Germanic groups like Dutch-Americans; about the image of German Americans held by other American, attitudes towards German Americans during and after World War II; for the folklife project, recommendations for representative German retail businesses in the Chicago area.
Medium
audiocassette, C-60
Call Number/Physical Location
MBRS Shelflist: RYA 0616
Field Project Identifier: CH77-T025-C
Call number: AFC 1981/004: AFS 20548b
Source Collection
Chicago Ethnic Arts Project collection (AFC 1981/004)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Online Format
audio

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Credit line: Chicago Ethnic Arts Project collection (AFC 1981/004), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Hellenberg, Antony, and Isabella Erbe. Interview with Isabella Erbe, weekly advice columnist for Eintracht, a German American newspaper, Chicago, Illinois, part 4. Chicago, Illinois, 1977. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20548b/.

APA citation style:

Hellenberg, A. & Erbe, I. (1977) Interview with Isabella Erbe, weekly advice columnist for Eintracht, a German American newspaper, Chicago, Illinois, part 4. Chicago, Illinois. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20548b/.

MLA citation style:

Hellenberg, Antony, and Isabella Erbe. Interview with Isabella Erbe, weekly advice columnist for Eintracht, a German American newspaper, Chicago, Illinois, part 4. Chicago, Illinois, 1977. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981004_afs20548b/>.