Audio Recording "We used to call it 'digging iron.'"

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"We used  to call it 'digging iron.'"

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Title
"We used to call it 'digging iron.'"
Contributor Names
Carroll, Sarah (Narrator)
Carroll, Sydney (Narrator)
Taylor, David Alan, 1951- (Interviewer)
Created / Published
1994-08-11
Subject Headings
-  Oral history
-  Interviews
-  Sound recordings
-  Retirees
-  Ethnography
-  United States -- New Jersey -- Pequannock
Genre
Ethnography
Interviews
Notes
-  Summary of audio segment: Sydney recalls scavenging old metal to sell for pocket money when he was a boy; metal was sold to a junk yard. Sarah remembers selling things to the rag man and selling her hair to the beauty parlor and making a few pennies.
-  Interview with Sydney and Sarah Carroll at their home in Pequannock, New Jersey. They are the parents of Working in Paterson fieldworker Tom Carroll.
Medium
Analog Audio Cassette
Call Number/Physical Location
AFC 1995/028: WIP-DT-A011
Source Collection
Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afcwip.dta01307
Online Format
audio

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Working in Paterson Project collection, 1993-2002 (AFC 1995/028), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Carroll, Sarah, Sydney Carroll, and David Alan Taylor. "We usedto call it 'digging iron.'". -08-11, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000056/. (Accessed May 22, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Carroll, S., Carroll, S. & Taylor, D. A. (1994) "We usedto call it 'digging iron.'". -08-11. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000056/.

MLA citation style:

Carroll, Sarah, Sydney Carroll, and David Alan Taylor. "We usedto call it 'digging iron.'". -08-11, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000056/>.