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Document Details


Title: Interview of Bessie Akawie by Edward Applebone, February 7, 1986
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=S9198-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1986 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Akawie, Bessie, 1910-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 12-Mar-1910
Speaker place of birth: Ukraine; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Farmer
Age at speaking: 76
Document date: 07-Feb-1986
Interviewer: Applebome, Edward
Locations discussed: Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium; Antwerp, Belgium; Belgium; Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania; Bucharest, Romania; Europe; New York; New York, NY; North America; Romania; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Agriculture; Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium; Antwerp, Belgium; Belgium; Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania; Bucharest, Romania; Economics; Education; Emigration and immigration; Europe; Farms; Health; New York; New York, NY; North America; Nurses; Romania; Theater; Transportation; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Absent fathers; Children; Children's play; Communities; Crop failures; Domestic life; Entertainment and recreation; Environment; Hospitals; Intellectual life; Lice; Living arrangements; Prejudice; Private tutors; Relationships; Reunions; River crossings; Ships; Shopping
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0022024-22896