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Document Details


Title: Interview of Kosta Vani Sovjani by Paul E. Sigrist, Jr., July 1, 1994
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories (Subscription only)
Extent: 61 pages
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/imld/documentidx.pl?docid=S13906-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1994 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Sovjani, Kosta Vani, 1908-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 15-Apr-1908
Speaker place of birth: Korce, Korce, Albania; Korce, Albania; Albania; Europe
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Restaurant worker
Age at speaking: 86
Document location: Colonie, NY
Document date: 01-Jul-1994
Interviewer: Sigrist, Paul E.
Organizations discussed: Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY
Historical events discussed: World War I, 1914-1918
Locations discussed: Albania; Albany, NY; Europe; Korce, Albania; Korce, Korce, Albania; New York; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Albania; Albanians; Albany, NY; Alternative medicine; Arranged marriage; Church; Cities and towns; Cookery; Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY; Emigration and immigration; English language; Europe; Greek language; Holidays; Korce, Albania; Korce, Korce, Albania; Legal documents--Identification; Military occupation; Motion sickness; New York; North America; Ocean travel; Oral history; Schools; United States; War; World War I, 1914-1918
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: OHI0033642-36915