Audio Recording "In this business you cannot get rich, but you can make a good living on your own."
About this Item
- "In this business you cannot get rich, but you can make a good living on your own."
- Contributor Names
- Venezia, Ralph (Narrator)
- Carroll, Thomas D. (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Italian Americans
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Stores & shops
- - 21st Avenue (Paterson, N. J.)
- - Sanremo Italian Imports (Paterson, N.J.)
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with Ralph Venezia, owner of Sanremo Italian Import Company.
- - Summary of audio segment: RV is here 21 years, in the business. And it's the same all the time. Can't get rich, but can earn a good living, and can work on your own. That was always his idea, to work on his own. Came here when 16, and 5 years later opened the business. And he grew with it, making sure everything goes for the good, not the bad. And it has worked out. And if had worked for a firm, wouldn't be able to do what he's been able to do. RV always encourages young people who want to go out on their own. RV hates to see young people just work in a shop and not have any future, or no trade. Have a trade can work on your own, but working in a shop can only go so far.
- Digital Audio Tape
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-TDC-A009
- 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:
Venezia, Ralph, and Thomas D Carroll. "In this business you cannot get rich, but you can make a good living on your own.". -08-11, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003889/.
APA citation style:
Venezia, R. & Carroll, T. D. (1994) "In this business you cannot get rich, but you can make a good living on your own.". -08-11. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003889/.
MLA citation style:
Venezia, Ralph, and Thomas D Carroll. "In this business you cannot get rich, but you can make a good living on your own.". -08-11, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003889/>.