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Document Details


Title: Interview of Ernst Becker by Debby Dane, November 25, 1985
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=S9267-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1985 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Becker, Ernst, 1904-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1904
Speaker place of birth: Kassell, Hessen, Germany; Hessen, Germany; Germany; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Cook
Age at speaking: 81
Document date: 1985
Interviewer: Dane, Debbie, fl. 1985
Historical events discussed: World War I, 1914-1918
Locations discussed: Boston, MA; Massachusetts; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Alcohol; Apprentices; Boston, MA; Education; Emigration and immigration; English language; Finance; Health; Massachusetts; North America; United States; World War I, 1914-1918
Topics discussed - Other terms: Bakers; Citizenship; Domestic life; Economics; Entertainment and recreation; Food shortages; Friends; Intellectual life; Job offers; Law; Managers; Medical treatments and procedures; Ocean voyages; Personal finances; Police officers; Politics; Prejudice; Prohibition laws; Relationships; Resignations; Revolutions; Social classes; Sociology; Trains; Transportation; Vocational education; Wartime economy
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027853-30108