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Ida Dominici Interview (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project)

 Digital Record


  • 1979-09-20


Ida Dominici discusses what Italy was like, why she came to America, what her voyage was like, arriving in Crystal Falls, when and why the rest of her family came to America, where they worked, why her family changed their surname, why they moved to Iron River and then to Virgil, Michigan, the city of Virgil, the World Wars and people who served, the depression, and discrimination against Italian Americans. Ida immigrated from Pergola, Italy. The interview was recorded in Virgil, Michigan.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish Ida Dominici 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 (43 min.))

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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
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