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Document Details


Title: Interview of Tessie Teitz Bernstein by Paul E. Sigrist, Jr., May 18, 1993
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=S11502-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1993 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Bernstein, Tessie Teitz, 1902-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 22-Feb-1902
Speaker place of birth: Lithuania; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Merchant
Age at speaking: 91
Document date: 18-May-1993
Interviewer: Sigrist, Paul E., Jr., fl. 1993
Historical events discussed: World War I, 1914-1918
Locations discussed: Ellis Island, NJ; Europe; Lithuania; New Jersey; New York; New York, NY; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Ellis Island, NJ; Europe; Lithuania; New Jersey; New York; New York, NY; North America; United States; World War I, 1914-1918
Topics discussed - Other terms: Apartments; Brothers; Classes; Communities; Deaths; Domestic life; Economics; Education; English language; Entertainment and recreation; Ethnic groups; Extended family; Factories; Fathers; German people; Health; Houses; Husbands; Identification documents; Immigrants and emigrants; Intellectual life; Jewish people; Military; Military occupations; Mothers; Motion sickness; Ocean voyages; Relationships; Reunions; Schools; Shops; Towns; Trains; Transportation; Travel preparations
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027368-29500