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Document Details


Title: Interview of Irena Leonidoff Spross by Paul E. Sigrist, Jr., January 9, 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=S12147-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1991 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Spross, Irena Leonidoff, 1920-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 15-Jun-1920
Speaker place of birth: Crimea, Ukraine; Ukraine; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Military personnel; Physician
Age at speaking: 71
Document date: 09-Jan-1991
Interviewer: Sigrist, Paul E., Jr., fl. 1993
Locations discussed: Basse-Normandy, France; Bulgaria; Cherbourg, Basse-Normandy, France; Ellis Island, NJ; Europe; France; New Jersey; New York; North America; Poughkeepsie, NY; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Basse-Normandy, France; Boarding schools; Bulgaria; Cherbourg, Basse-Normandy, France; Ellis Island, NJ; Emigration and immigration; English language; Ethnic groups; Europe; France; Health; New Jersey; New York; North America; Nuns; Poughkeepsie, NY; Russians; Schools; Ships; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Absent fathers; Communities; Convents; Deaths; Domestic life; Education; Intellectual life; Military; Military officers; Mothers; Ocean voyages; Parent-child relations; Relationships; Religion; Reunions; Transportation
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027574-29712