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Audio Recording "Storewise, Madison Avenue becomes your separation."

"Storewise, Madison Avenue becomes your separation."

About this Item


  • "Storewise, Madison Avenue becomes your separation."


  • Granata, Giovanni "John" (Narrator)
  • Carroll, Thomas D. (Interviewer)

Created / Published

  • 1994-08-05


  • -  Italian Americans
  • -  Oral history
  • -  Interviews
  • -  Sound recordings
  • -  Ethnicity and occupation
  • -  Neighborhood stores
  • -  21st Avenue (Paterson, N. J.)
  • -  Granata Financial Service (Paterson, N.J.)
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson


  • Ethnography
  • Interviews


  • -  Interview with John Granata, owner, Granata Financial Service.
  • -  Summary of audio segment: TC asks about this section (21st Avenue area). JG says it has changed a lot. Used to be Italian, now more Colombians, Mexicans, Peruvians. Living in the area. Storewise, Madison Avenue is the separation, Madison coming down to Beech Street, still see Italian stores. Madison Avenue, you go up (east along 21st Avenue?) you may see only 3 or 4 stores, and the rest are different cultures.


  • Digital Audio Tape

Call Number/Physical Location

  • AFC 1995/028: WIP-TDC-A001

Source Collection

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


  • 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

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Chicago citation style:

Granata, Giovanni "John", and Thomas D Carroll. "Storewise, Madison Avenue becomes your separation.". -08-05, 1994. Audio.

APA citation style:

Granata, G. ". & Carroll, T. D. (1994) "Storewise, Madison Avenue becomes your separation.". -08-05. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Granata, Giovanni "John", and Thomas D Carroll. "Storewise, Madison Avenue becomes your separation.". -08-05, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.