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Document Details


Title: Interview of Siegfried Dortort by Nancy Dallett, September 19, 1985
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories (Subscription only)
Extent: 21 pages
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/imld/documentidx.pl?docid=S9331-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1985 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Dortort, Siegfried, 1907-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 8-May-1907
Speaker place of birth: Basel, Basel-Stadt canton, Switzerland; Basel-Stadt canton, Switzerland; Switzerland; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Merchant; Military personnel
Age at speaking: 78
Document location: Philadelphia, PA
Document date: 19-Sep-1985
Interviewer: Dallet, Nancy
Organizations discussed: Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY
Locations discussed: Basel, Basel-Stadt canton, Switzerland; Basel-Stadt canton, Switzerland; Ellis Island, NJ; Europe; New Jersey; North America; Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, PA; Switzerland; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Austrian Americans; Austrians--United States; Basel, Basel-Stadt canton, Switzerland; Basel-Stadt canton, Switzerland; Draft resisters; Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY; Ellis Island, NJ; Emigration and immigration; Europe; Legal documents--Identification; Letters; New Jersey; North America; Oral history; Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, PA; Railroads--Trains; Switzerland; United States; Writing
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: OHI0033555-36825