Audio Recordings Oral history with 92 year old white male, Concord, Massachusetts
About this Item
- Oral history with 92 year old white male, Concord, Massachusetts
- Contributor Names
- Garrelick, Renee (Collector)
- Arkin, Samuel (Speaker)
- Wessinger, Norma (Interviewer)
- Bailey, William (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- December 1982
- Subject Headings
- - Emigration and immigration
- - English language--Dialects--Massachusetts
- - Men, White--Massachusetts--Language
- - Jews, Russian--Massachusetts
- - Immigrants--Massachusetts--Concord--Language
- - Jews, Russian--Massachusetts--Concord--Social life and customs
- - Jews, Russian--New York (State)--New York--Social life and customs
- - Older men--Massachusetts--Concord--Language
- - Tailors--Massachusetts--Concord--Language
- - Interviews
- - Oral histories
- - United States -- Massachusetts -- Concord
- Oral histories
- - For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Concord Historical Commission. Concord, MA
- - 92 year old white male. Russian Jew.
- - Brief autobiography from youth in Russia, emigration to America; employment as a tailor; movement from New Hampshire to New York to Concord.
- - Discusses conditions in Russia prompting immigration and illegal departure; arrival in small NH town and difficulty communicating with customers because of language barriers including a lovely and moving part of an American woman's assistance in his estab
- Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 15:46
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,309 b01
- Source Collection
- Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
Emigration and Immigration
New York (state)
Social Life and Customs
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Garrelick, Renee, Samuel Arkin, Norma Wessinger, and William Bailey. Oral history with 92 year old white male, Concord, Massachusetts. December, 1982. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000079/. (Accessed July 23, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Garrelick, R., Arkin, S., Wessinger, N. & Bailey, W. (1982) Oral history with 92 year old white male, Concord, Massachusetts. December. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000079/.
MLA citation style:
Garrelick, Renee, et al. Oral history with 92 year old white male, Concord, Massachusetts. December, 1982. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000079/>.