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Document Details


Title: Interview of Alexander Alland by Edward Applebome, June 3, 1986
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=S9190-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1986 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Alland, Alexander, 1902-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1902
Speaker place of birth: Sevastopol, Crimea, Ukraine; Crimea, Ukraine; Ukraine; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Student
Age at speaking: 84
Document date: 03-Jun-1986
Interviewer: Applebome, Edward, fl. 1985
People discussed: Buck, Pearl, 1892-1973; Pearl Buck
Organizations discussed: Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, United States; U.S. National Park Service
Historical events discussed: Russian Revolution, 1917-1921
Locations discussed: Asia; Bosphorus, Istanbul, Turkey; Istanbul, Turkey; New York; New York, NY; North America; Russia; Turkey; U.S. Virgin Islands; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Asia; Authors; Bosphorus, Istanbul, Turkey; Buck, Pearl, 1892-1973; Emigration and immigration; English language; Fear; Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, United States; Istanbul, Turkey; Jews; New York; New York, NY; North America; Pearl Buck; Photographers; Photography; Russia; Russian Revolution, 1917-1921; Russians; Textile industry; Transportation; Turkey; U.S. National Park Service; U.S. Virgin Islands; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Buildings; Cameras; Character traits; Communities; Cousins; Dating; Diet and nutrition; Domestic life; Economics; Education; Entertainment and recreation; Ethnic groups; Family separation; Fathers; Health; Identification documents; Intellectual life; International travel; Job offers; Medical treatments and procedures; Personal finances; Plumbing; Relationships; Religion; Religious beliefs; Religious persecution; Science and Technology; Secondary schools; Sociology; Travel conditions
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027614-30048