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Document Details


Title: Interview of Sister Mary Tesar by Paul E. Sigrist, Jr., June 11, 1992
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=S13507-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1992 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Tesar, Sister Mary Hilarine, 1903-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 7-Dec-1903
Speaker place of birth: Vienna, Vienna, Austria; Vienna, Austria; Austria; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Tradesman
Age at speaking: 89
Document date: 11-Jun-1992
Interviewer: Sigrist, Paul E., Jr., fl. 1993
Organizations discussed: Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY
Historical events discussed: World War I, 1914-1918
Locations discussed: Austria; Europe; New York; New York, NY; North America; United States; Vienna, Austria; Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Austria; Christmas; Economics; Education; Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY; Emigration and immigration; Europe; New York; New York, NY; North America; Nuns; Transportation; Tuberculosis; United States; Vienna, Austria; Vienna, Vienna, Austria; World War I, 1914-1918
Topics discussed - Other terms: Children's play; Church attendance; Citizenship; Costumes; Deaths; Domestic life; Easter; Elementary schools; Entertainment and recreation; Fathers; Gardens; Grandmothers; Health; Hired for job; Houses; International travel; Meals; Mothers; Parochial schools; Politics; Relationships; Religion; Shipboard life; Stepmothers; Teaching; Wounds and injuries
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027736-29827