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Michael Gemignani Interview (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project)

 Digital Record
Identifier: https://archives.nmu.edu/Oral_History_Audio/Italian_American_Oral_Histories/Italian_American_Oral_Histories_Gemignani_%20Mike.mp3

Dates

  • 1982-05-14

Summary

While walking around Quincy Hill in Hancock, MI, Michael Gemignani gives an account of the town’s layout during its beginning as a mining community. He discusses the Italian families that lived in the area and the everyday life of the miners and famers. The relationships between Italians and other European groups is discussed. Additionally, he gives some account of the folklore and stories of the individuals in the town. Recorded at the Franklin Mine, MI and Mike Gemignani’s home by Dr. Russell M. Magnaghi.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish Michael Gemignani 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 (61 min.))

Language of Materials

English

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

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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