Audio Recording "Pockets, setting collars, and setting sleeves were the three most important things."
About this Item
- "Pockets, setting collars, and setting sleeves were the three most important things."
- 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: Most important skills for an operator to have are making pockets, setting collars and sleeves. The importance of these operations to the finished garment; checking details of a garment when shopping in stores.
- 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. "Pockets, setting collars, and setting sleeves were the three most important things.". -09-12, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000087/.
APA citation style:
Distefano, F. & Taylor, D. A. (1994) "Pockets, setting collars, and setting sleeves were the three most important things.". -09-12. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000087/.
MLA citation style:
Distefano, Florence, and David Alan Taylor. "Pockets, setting collars, and setting sleeves were the three most important things.". -09-12, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000087/>.