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Collection Details


Collection Name: William Joseph Griffin Oral History Interview
Repository Name: Cornell University. Carl A. Kroch Library. University Archives. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections [Repository Details]
Repository Location: Ithaca, New York, United States
Local Identifier: 1968
URL: http://rmc.library.cornell.edu/EAD/htmldocs/RMM01968.html
Dates Spanned: 1958-
Description: Reminiscences concerning Griffin's life as a lumber camp worker, sawmill operator, farmer, and maple syrup cooperative president, and concerning the hardships of his Irish immigrant parents in the 1840s and 1850s. Interview conducted by Charles D. Bonsted.
Estimated Total of Interviews: 1
Broad Subjects: Emigration and Immigration; Industry and Labor; Agriculture; Economics
ASP Subjects: Agriculture; Emigration and immigration; Family--History; Immigrants; Ireland; Lumber camps; Lumber trade; Oral history; Sawmills; Work; Work and family
Collection Code: OHC0001715