Audio Recording Luz Garcia's work history
About this Item
- Luz Garcia's work history
- Contributor Names
- Garcia, Luz (Narrator)
- Carroll, Thomas D. (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Beauty Shops
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - 21st Avenue (Paterson, N. J.)
- - Mari's Hair People (Paterson, N.J.)
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with Luz Garcia, owner of Mari's Hair People.
- - Summary of audio segment: Worked in factory, working in a lab, electronics, then became a floor lady. But decided she wanted to get ahead, looked around, saw people working in the same place for years, Then what happens, the factories leave Paterson and people are left with no jobs. That's what happening today. And they're too old to get work opportunities go to younger people. So a lot of ladies who come into LG's shop have been left with nothing.
- Digital Audio Tape
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-TDC-A025
- 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:
Garcia, Luz, and Thomas D Carroll. Luz Garcia's work history. -09-14, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip004003/.
APA citation style:
Garcia, L. & Carroll, T. D. (1994) Luz Garcia's work history. -09-14. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip004003/.
MLA citation style:
Garcia, Luz, and Thomas D Carroll. Luz Garcia's work history. -09-14, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip004003/>.