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Maffeo Bianchi Interview (1985) (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project)

 Digital Record


  • 1985-07-16



Bianchi talks about coming to the United States with his brother. He talks about winding up in Montreal and having to head back to Michigan, where he worked in the mines and stayed in a boarding house. During the strikes, he quit and became a logger. As a clarinet player in an Italian band, he is actively involved in dances and holidays. Interview conducted by Rick Filizetti. Recorded in Princeton, Michigan

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Permission to publish Maffeo Bianchi (1985) (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project) 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 Harden Hall, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.


1 item (1 sound file (56 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

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Marquette 49855 United States
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