Audio Recording Working in the family business: "It's a mixed blessing."
About this Item
- Working in the family business: "It's a mixed blessing."
- Contributor Names
- Fulcher, Howard (Narrator)
- Levitas, Susan, 1961- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - African Americans
- - Drugstores
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Family-run businesses
- - Pharmacists
- - Fulcher's Pharmacy (Paterson, N.J.)
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with Howard Fulcher, owner, Fulcher's Pharmacy.
- - Summary of audio segment: "As you can see by watching movies with family businesses in Italian, Chinese or black families, it's a mixed blessing; the joys of sharing the income with the rest of the family andthe bickering and in-fighting with siblings and parents; we had less than most families; no injuries; we're all still friends. Dad was always the owner while I was there until he got sick in 1980, he was the proprietor and I worked for him. That wasn't difficult; I had a choice, but I chose to come home, so it wasn't really a bad thing."
- Digital Audio Tape
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-SL-A015
- 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:
Fulcher, Howard, and Susan Levitas. Working in the family business: "It's a mixed blessing.". -08-17, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003619/.
APA citation style:
Fulcher, H. & Levitas, S. (1994) Working in the family business: "It's a mixed blessing.". -08-17. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003619/.
MLA citation style:
Fulcher, Howard, and Susan Levitas. Working in the family business: "It's a mixed blessing.". -08-17, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003619/>.