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Document Details


Title: Interview of Evelyn Cioffi Manella by Paul E. Sigrist, Jr., June 19, 1992
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=S11577-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1992 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Manella, Evelyn Cioffi, 1921-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 6-Dec-1921
Speaker place of birth: Italy; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Military personnel
Age at speaking: 71
Document date: 19-Jun-1992
Interviewer: Sigrist, Paul E., Jr., fl. 1993
Historical events discussed: Great Depression, 1929-1941; World War I, 1914-1918
Locations discussed: Ellis Island, NJ; Europe; Italy; New Jersey; New York; North America; Troy, NY; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Ellis Island, NJ; Europe; Great Depression, 1929-1941; Italy; New Jersey; New York; North America; Troy, NY; United States; World War I, 1914-1918
Topics discussed - Other terms: Absent fathers; Accidental deaths; Apartments; Children's play; Communities; Cultural assimilation; Domestic life; Education; Entertainment and recreation; Ethnic groups; Extended family; Farms; First communions; Grandfathers; Grandmothers; Hairstyles; Health; Houses; Intellectual life; Italian people; Mothers; Motion sickness; Ocean voyages; Prejudice; Relationships; Religion; Religious festivals; Religious practices; Schools; Sociology; Storytelling; Towns; Transportation; Travel; Travel preparations
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027400-29533