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Document Details


Title: Interview of Philomena Samek Skapik by Janet Levine, February 15, 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=S11730-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1994 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Skapik, Philomena Samek, 1905-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 4-Mar-1905
Speaker place of birth: Czech Republic; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Laborer
Age at speaking: 89
Document date: 15-Feb-1994
Interviewer: Levine, Janet, fl. 1993
Locations discussed: Czech Republic; Europe; New Jersey; North America; Plainfield, NJ; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Agriculture; Children; Czech Republic; Economics; Education; English language; Europe; Farms; Horses; New Jersey; North America; Plainfield, NJ; United States; Vineyards; Wine and wine making
Topics discussed - Other terms: Aunts; Baking; Castles; Communities; Cooking; Cousins; Domestic life; Domestic occupations; Entertainment and recreation; Environment; Ethnic groups; Family; Friends; Husbands; Immigrants and emigrants; Intellectual life; Landladies/landlords; Ocean voyages; Relationships; Religion; Religious practices; Roma people; Schools; Ships; Trains; Transportation; Travel; Travel preparations
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027497-29633