Audio Recording "Even if they move out, some people will still come back here."
About this Item
- "Even if they move out, some people will still come back here."
- Contributor Names
- Ditaranto, Rocco (Narrator)
- Carroll, Thomas D. (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Italian Americans
- - Foodways
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Neighborhood stores
- - 21st Avenue (Paterson, N. J.)
- - Ditaranto's Market (Paterson, N.J.)
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with Rocco Ditaranto, owner of Ditaranto's Market on 21st Avenue.
- - Summary of audio segment: Sell mostly Italian products -- mortadella, salami, prosciutto, etc. Client base is still mainly Italian. Even people who moved out come back, and there's a context of Italian shops on the avenue -- coffee shops, the butcher, etc. People say they can find things on 21st Avenue that they can't find anywhere else. RD uses canned fava beans as an example. People come from far away to find them. And buyers in the supermarkets don't know what they are, so don't stock them. RD responds to customer demand, and orders things to see how they sell. Gives some examples of how Italians use fava beans.
- Digital Audio Tape
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-TDC-A012
- 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:
Ditaranto, Rocco, and Thomas D Carroll. "Even if they move out, some people will still come back here.". -08-17, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003915/.
APA citation style:
Ditaranto, R. & Carroll, T. D. (1994) "Even if they move out, some people will still come back here.". -08-17. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003915/.
MLA citation style:
Ditaranto, Rocco, and Thomas D Carroll. "Even if they move out, some people will still come back here.". -08-17, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003915/>.