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Document Details


Title: Interview of Anthony Meritai by Paul E. Sigrist, Jr., September 26, 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=S13406-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1991 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Meritai, Anthony, 1905-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 26-May-1905
Speaker place of birth: Waterbury, CT; Connecticut; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Laborer
Age at speaking: 86
Document date: 26-Sep-1991
Interviewer: Sigrist, Paul E., Jr., fl. 1993
Organizations discussed: U.S. Navy
Historical events discussed: World War II, 1939-1945
Locations discussed: Connecticut; Europe; Italy; New Jersey; North America; Pennsylvania; Scranton, PA; Tuscany, Italy; United States; Waterbury, CT
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Connecticut; Europe; Italy; New Jersey; North America; Pennsylvania; Scranton, PA; Tuscany, Italy; U.S. Navy; United States; Waterbury, CT; World War II, 1939-1945
Topics discussed - Other terms: Apartments; Communities; Cultural assimilation; Deaths; Domestic life; Economics; Education; English language; Ethnic groups; Extended family; Factories; Family separation; Fathers; Grandmothers; Health; Hospitals; Immigration and emigration; Intellectual life; Italian language; Italian people; Job offers; Military; Military careers; Motion sickness; Ocean voyages; Physical illnesses; Relationships; Reunions; Schools; Siblings; Sociology; Transportation; Water supply
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027723-29814