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Document Details


Title: Interview of Irving Chait by Debby Dane, January 10, 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=S9248-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1986 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Chait, Irving, 1902-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 17-Jul-1902
Speaker place of birth: Russia; Asia
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Businessman
Age at speaking: 84
Document date: 10-Jan-1986
Interviewer: Dane, Debbie, fl. 1985
Organizations discussed: Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY
Locations discussed: Asia; Russia
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Asia; Business; Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY; Russia
Topics discussed - Other terms: Agrarian life; Brothers; Domestic life; Economics; Education; Elementary schools; Ethnic groups; Fathers; Grandfathers; Health; Hired for job; Immigration and emigration; Jewish people; Life Styles; Measles; Mothers; Relationships; Shoemaking and repairing
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027818-30091