Audio Recording Oral history with 78 year old male, Lewiston, Idaho
Oral history with 78 year old male, Lewiston, Idaho
About this Item
- Oral history with 78 year old male, Lewiston, Idaho
- Siporin, Steve (Collector)
- Stowell, William (Speaker)
- Schrager, Sam (Interviewer)
Created / Published
- Summer 1981
- - English language--Dialects--New York
- - Men--Idaho--Lewiston--Language
- - Logging--job descriptions
- - Log transportation--Idaho
- - Loggers--Idaho
- - Logging--Idaho
- - Logging--Equipment and supplies
- - Logging--Accidents
- - Boats and boating--Idaho
- - Anecdotes--Idaho
- - Interviews
- - Oral histories
- - United States -- Idaho -- Lewiston
- Oral histories
- - For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Idaho Commission on the Arts. Boise, ID
- - 78 year old male. "Michigan Bill" born in 1903 in Quebec (St. Anisette); grew up in North Lawrence, NY. Arrived in Idaho in 1925.
- - Oral history; occupational narrative about logging.
- - The last minute of audio is not transcribed (up to 18:37).
- Audio tape; 10.5” reel, 7.5 ips; duration: 20:29
Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,325 a04
- Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
- American Folklife Center
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Chicago citation style:
Siporin, Steve, William Stowell, and Sam Schrager. Oral history with 78 year old male, Lewiston, Idaho. Summer, 1981. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000169/.
APA citation style:
Siporin, S., Stowell, W. & Schrager, S. (1981) Oral history with 78 year old male, Lewiston, Idaho. Summer. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000169/.
MLA citation style:
Siporin, Steve, William Stowell, and Sam Schrager. Oral history with 78 year old male, Lewiston, Idaho. Summer, 1981. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afccal000169/>.