Audio Recordings Description of photo of workers at Newberger's towel factory that includes Anne Murphy
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- Description of photo of workers at Newberger's towel factory that includes Anne Murphy
- Contributor Names
- Murphy, Anne (Narrator)
- Murphy, Claire (Narrator)
- Taylor, David Alan, 1951- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Retirees
- - Textile industry
- - Hours of labor
- - Irish Americans
- - Family-run businesses
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Totowa
- - Interview with retired textile worker Anne Murphy and her daughter Claire Murphy at their home in Totowa, New Jersey. Anne Murphy was born in Totowa on January 11, 1898.
- - Summary of audio segment: Description of photo of workers at Newberger's towel factory that includes Anne Murphy. "That was all the women who worked at Newberger's: weavers, pickers. This is Mr. Newberger and that's his brother. [Taylor: Mr. Newberger is on the left. Do you remember his first name?] I think it was Theodore. We never called him by his first name [laughs]. [Taylor: What about his brother? Do you remember what his first name was?] H.T.E. Newberger. I don't know what that stood for. [Taylor: Who is this man here in the front?] That's the foreman. [Taylor: Do you remember his name?] Nicholson. . . . [Taylor: Where are you in the picture?] In the lower left, yeah."
- Analog Audio Cassette
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-DT-A018
- Source Collection
- Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
- American Folklife Center
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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:
Murphy, Anne, Claire Murphy, and David Alan Taylor. Description of photo of workers at Newberger's towel factory that includes Anne Murphy. -08-17, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000063/. (Accessed January 21, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Murphy, A., Murphy, C. & Taylor, D. A. (1994) Description of photo of workers at Newberger's towel factory that includes Anne Murphy. -08-17. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000063/.
MLA citation style:
Murphy, Anne, Claire Murphy, and David Alan Taylor. Description of photo of workers at Newberger's towel factory that includes Anne Murphy. -08-17, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000063/>.