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Document Details


Title: Interview of Vernon O. Nicolls by Paul E. Sigrist, Jr., September 29, 1994
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=S11614-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1994 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Nicolls, Vernon O., 1909-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 6-Jan-1909
Speaker place of birth: Bridgetown, Barbados; Barbados; North America
Speaker race: Black
Speaker occupation: Engineer
Age at speaking: 85
Document date: 29-Sep-1994
Interviewer: Sigrist, Paul E., Jr., fl. 1993
Historical events discussed: World War II, 1939-1945
Locations discussed: Asbury, NJ; Barbados; Bridgetown, Barbados; New Jersey; New York; New York, NY; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Asbury, NJ; Barbados; Bridgetown, Barbados; Christmas; Economics; Emigration and immigration; New Jersey; New York; New York, NY; North America; Racism; Religion; Segregation; Transportation; United States; World War II, 1939-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: Absent fathers; Absent mothers; Aunts; Bathing; Cities; Communities; Cultural assimilation; Customs; Domestic life; Entertainment and recreation; Environment; Family; Grandmothers; Health; Houses; Local customs; Ocean voyages; Politics; Relationships; Servants; Shopping; Snow; Sociology; Travel; Uncles
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027428-29561