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Document Details


Title: Interview of Birgitta Hedman Fichter by Paul E. Sigrist, Jr., November 29, 1990
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories (Subscription only)
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/imld/documentidx.pl?docid=S11214-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1990 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Fichter, Birgitta Hedman, 1917-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 7-Apr-1917
Speaker place of birth: Sweden; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Tradesman
Age at speaking: 73
Document date: 29-Nov-1990
Interviewer: Sigrist, Paul E., Jr., fl. 1993
Locations discussed: Ellis Island, NJ; Europe; New England; New Jersey; North America; Sweden; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Ellis Island, NJ; Europe; New England; New Jersey; North America; Sweden; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Apartments; Associations and organizations; Auctions; Aunts; Career choice; Christmas; Communities; Deaths; Economics; Education; English language; Entertainment and recreation; Ethnic groups; Extended family; Family; Fathers; Grandfathers; Health; Historical museums; Holidays; Intellectual life; Meals; Mothers; Motion sickness; Ocean voyages; Relationships; Religion; Schools; Swedish people; Trains; Transportation; Travel; Travel preparations
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0021993-22863