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Carlo and Mary Caliaro Interview (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project)

 Digital Record
Identifier: archives.nmu.edu/Oral_History_Audio/Italian_American_Oral_Histories/Italian_American_Oral_Histories_Caliaro_Carlo_and_Mary.mp3

Dates

  • 1982-06-21

Creator

Summary

Carlo speaks about coming to the United States after World War I and starting a business. Other topics discussed by the Caliaros are various return trips to Italy, becoming American citizens and learning English. During Prohibition, they made and sold wine and moonshine. On Tape 2, they discuss other Italians in the town and how Hermansville is dying. Russell Magnaghi conducted the interview. Recorded at Hermansville, Michigan.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish Carlo and Mary Caliaro 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, mrobyns@nmu.edu. The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

Extent

1 item (1 sound file (77 min.))

Language of Materials

English

Existence and Location of Originals

MSS-202, Italian American Oral History Project

Creator

Repository Details

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

Contact:
Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1225
906-227-1333 (Fax)

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