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Frank Valela Interview (October 29, 1982) (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project)

 Digital Record


  • 1982-10-29



Valela worked in the mines and is able to share a lot information about the mines and life for the miners of that era. He shares information on life in the Italian community and Italian societies. After the interview as a recording of the presentation ceremony for the Family Man of the Year Award he won from the Ishpeming Diplomats Club. Recorded at Ishpeming, Michigan.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish Frank Valela Interview (October 29, 1982) (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 (193 min.))

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

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1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1333 (Fax)


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