Audio Recordings "You know, if you find a boss that he cares, that's very important."
About this Item
- "You know, if you find a boss that he cares, that's very important."
- Contributor Names
- DiStefano, Florence (Narrator)
- Taylor, David Alan, 1951- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Italian Americans
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Retirees
- - Clothing industry
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with retired garment worker Florence DiStefano at her home in Paterson, New Jersey.
- - Summary of audio segment: Florence was floor lady at Lenny Fashion Clothing, on George Street; this mill used to be on Market Street; she worked there for about seven years; the mill's owner was Lenny Stagnitto;he was a good boss: "He worried about his people, which was very unusual. You know, if you find a boss that he cares, that's very important. Because then you want to do for him. You do. And you want to do anything you can to help him. I think, most of, I had a hundred and twenty-some people work in that factory. I don't think one had a bad word to say about it. Very nice man. He lives in Fairfield; he's still around."
- Analog Audio Cassette
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-DT-A025
- Source Collection
- Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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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:
Distefano, Florence, and David Alan Taylor. "You know, if you find a boss that he cares, that's very important.". -09-12, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000084/. (Accessed July 29, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Distefano, F. & Taylor, D. A. (1994) "You know, if you find a boss that he cares, that's very important.". -09-12. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000084/.
MLA citation style:
Distefano, Florence, and David Alan Taylor. "You know, if you find a boss that he cares, that's very important.". -09-12, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000084/>.