Audio Recording "My major concern is this business."
About this Item
- "My major concern is this business."
- Contributor Names
- Bragg, Carnie (Narrator)
- Smith, Lynda (Collaborator)
- Levitas, Susan, 1961- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - African Americans
- - Undertakers and undertaking
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Family-run businesses
- - Funeral homes
- - Mottoes
- - Bragg Funeral Home (Paterson, N. J.)
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with Carnie Bragg, owner, Bragg Funeral Home.
- - Summary of audio segment: (Motto?) "Yes, 'the way to go.' One day I was riding down the Garden State Parkway and I saw the Greyhound Bus and it said, 'the way to go,' and I said, 'oh, that's what we've got to say.'" We've used for many years, "Serving since 1937," and "our only profession since 1937"; it shows that that's all we've concentrated on. A lot of people are concerned about money and so they expand too much, we aren't; we're not into property and investments. My major concern is this business.
- Digital Audio Tape
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-SL-A014
- 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:
Bragg, Carnie, Lynda Smith, and Susan Levitas. "My major concern is this business.". -08-17, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003617/.
APA citation style:
Bragg, C., Smith, L. & Levitas, S. (1994) "My major concern is this business.". -08-17. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003617/.
MLA citation style:
Bragg, Carnie, Lynda Smith, and Susan Levitas. "My major concern is this business.". -08-17, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003617/>.