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Tomati Crispigna Interviews (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project)

 Digital Record


  • 1982-06-07
  • 1983-04-18



During the 1982 interview, Crispigna shares her memories of the trip over to America, her father and husband, and learning English. The 1983 interview is more in depth. The main topic is the Italian Clubs in the area with an emphasis on women's clubs. Other topics include the boarding house run by her parents, recipes and midwifes. Interviews are conducted by Russell Magnaghi and Christine Sericati. Recorded at Iron Mountain, Michigan.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish Tomati Crispigna Interviews (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project), must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.


1 item (1 audio file (2 hrs, 5 min.))

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Originals

MSS-202, Italian American Oral History Project


Repository Details

Part of the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives Repository

Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1333 (Fax)


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