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Document Details


Title: Interview of Elena Brandes by Andrew Phillips, May 22, 1989
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=S13832-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1989 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Brandes, Elena, 1902-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1902
Speaker place of birth: Genoa, Liguria, Italy; Liguria, Italy; Italy; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Laborer
Age at speaking: 87
Document date: 22-May-1989
Interviewer: Phillips, Andrew, fl. 1989
Organizations discussed: Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY
Locations discussed: California; Europe; Genoa, Liguria, Italy; Italy; Liguria, Italy; Los Angeles, CA; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: California; Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY; Epidemics; Europe; Genoa, Liguria, Italy; Italy; Liguria, Italy; Los Angeles, CA; North America; Oral history; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Apartments; Cholera; Communities; Deaths; Domestic life; Education; Ethnic groups; Fathers; Health; Immigration and emigration; Influenza; Italian people; Mothers; Motion sickness; Ocean voyages; Quarantines; Relationships; Schools; Trains; Transportation; Uncles
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0027987-29997