Audio Recording Adapting to life in New Jersey
About this Item
- Adapting to life in New Jersey
- Contributor Names
- Reed, Willie (Narrator)
- McCarl, Robert (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - African Americans
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Watson Machine International
- - Rural-urban migration
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Summary of audio segment: Experiences when first moved up to New Jersey. "It was kind of difficult for quite awhile. You didn't know your way around. Your job experience was, you know, a lot different. Because I was used to the open, being out in the open, working. And it was like nothing being inside of factories. It was difficult for a while. But I learned to adapt and make the best of it. I learned to like it and appreciate it, you know. But it was rough for quite awhile. It was a big difference."
- - Interview with Willie Reed at the Working in Paterson office. Willie is a painter and combination man in the Watson Machine Company works.
- Analog Audio Cassette
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-RM-A007
- 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:
Reed, Willie, and Robert McCarl. Adapting to life in New Jersey. -08-10, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip002808/.
APA citation style:
Reed, W. & McCarl, R. (1994) Adapting to life in New Jersey. -08-10. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip002808/.
MLA citation style:
Reed, Willie, and Robert McCarl. Adapting to life in New Jersey. -08-10, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip002808/>.