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Irma Fleury Interview (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project)

 Digital Record


  • 1985-07-16



With the help of a friend named Edith, Fleury gives details of her parents and memories of the town while growing up. This includes interesting side notes like butchering pigs and diseases like diphtheria. Also interesting, is the fact she refers to the town as New Swanzy instead of Gwinn, as it is now known. Interview conducted by Rick Filizetti. Recorded at Gwinn, Michigan.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish Irma Fleury Interview (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 sound file (84 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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