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Document Details


Title: Interview of George Vetzigian by Grace Oflazian, April 2, 1993
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Paid Only
Repository: Alexander Street Press
Collection: North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories (Subscription only)
Extent: 59 pages
URL: http://www.alexanderstreet4.com/cgi-bin/asp/imld/documentidx.pl?docid=S13926-D001
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1993 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Vetzigian, George, 1906-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 28-Jan-1906
Speaker place of birth: Turkey; Asia
Speaker race: Asian
Age at speaking: 87
Document location: Whitestone, NY
Document date: 02-Apr-1993
Interviewer: Oflazian, Grace
Organizations discussed: Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY
Historical events discussed: Armenian Massacre, 1915-1916; World War I, 1914-1918
Locations discussed: Asia; Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey; Istanbul, Turkey; New York; New York, NY; North America; Turkey; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Adoption; Aging; Armenian Massacre, 1915-1916; Armenians; Asia; Children; Church; Death; Ellis Island Immigration Center, New York, NY; Emigration and immigration; English language; Executions and executioners; Family; Holidays; Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey; Istanbul, Turkey; New York; New York, NY; North America; Ocean travel; Oral history; Orphanages; Religion; Schools; Teachers; Turkey; Turkish language; United States; World War I, 1914-1918
ASP release: 2006-01
Document code: OHI0033662-36935