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Document Details


Title: Interview of Minnie Amron Laken by Paul E. Sigrist, Jr., August 6, 1991
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=S12082-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1991 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Laken, Minnie Amron, 1896-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 26-Jul-1896
Speaker place of birth: Belarus; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Butcher; Retail worker
Age at speaking: 95
Document date: 1991
Interviewer: Sigrist, Paul E., Jr., fl. 1993
Locations discussed: Belarus; Europe; New York; New York, NY; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Apartments; Belarus; Cities and towns; Dating (Social customs); Death; Economics; Education; English language; Ethnic groups; Europe; Health; Intellectual life; Jews; New York; New York, NY; North America; Oral history; Railroads--Trains; Religion; Schools; Sociology; Transportation; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Brothers; Butcher shops; Communities; Cousins; Daughters; Domestic life; Fathers; Houses; Immigrant populations; Motion sickness; Ocean voyages; Parents; Relationships; Religious festivals; Retail occupations; Reunions; Sewing; Siblings
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027550-29688