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Audio Recording "Who do you think does it in the factory?"

"Who do you think does it in the factory?"

About this Item

Title

  • "Who do you think does it in the factory?"

Names

  • DiStefano, Florence (Narrator)
  • Taylor, David Alan, 1951- (Interviewer)

Created / Published

  • 1994-09-12

Headings

  • -  Interviews
  • -  Italian Americans
  • -  Oral history
  • -  Sound recordings
  • -  Retirees
  • -  Home labor--New Jersey
  • -  Clothing industry
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson

Genre

  • Ethnography
  • Interviews

Notes

  • -  Interview with retired garment worker Florence DiStefano at her home in Paterson, New Jersey.
  • -  Summary of audio segment: Sewing at home. Florence mainly alters garments for family and friends. She makes clothes for her granddaughter, but her granddaughter looks down on homemade clothes ("Who do you think does it in the factory?", Florence asks her.)

Medium

  • Analog Audio Cassette

Call Number/Physical Location

  • AFC 1995/028: WIP-DT-A026

Source Collection

  • Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • audio

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Credit line

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

Cite This Item

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Chicago citation style:

Distefano, Florence, and David Alan Taylor. "Who do you think does it in the factory?". -09-12, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000088/.

APA citation style:

Distefano, F. & Taylor, D. A. (1994) "Who do you think does it in the factory?". -09-12. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000088/.

MLA citation style:

Distefano, Florence, and David Alan Taylor. "Who do you think does it in the factory?". -09-12, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000088/>.