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Document Details


Title: Interview of Betty Markman by Margo Nash, October 3, 1973
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=S13732-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1973 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Markman, Betty, 1906(?)-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1906
Speaker place of birth: Poland; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Merchant
Age at speaking: 67
Document date: 03-Oct-1973
Interviewer: Nash, Margo, 1941-
Organizations discussed: Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY
Historical events discussed: World War I, 1914-1918
Locations discussed: Des Moines, IA; Europe; Iowa; North America; Poland; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Antisemitism; Des Moines, IA; Economics; Education; Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY; Emigration and immigration; Ethnic groups; Europe; Health; Iowa; Jews; North America; Poland; United States; World War I, 1914-1918
Topics discussed - Other terms: Brothers; Communities; Domestic life; Extended family; Markets; Motion sickness; Ocean voyages; Private tutors; Relationships; Snacks; Sociology; Towns; Trains; Transportation
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027902-29911