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Tony Izzo Interview (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project)

 Digital Record


  • 1982-03-10


Tony Izzo discusses his personal journey in settling into the Iron Mountain community. He traveled to the emerging community when he was a young boy, but returned to Italy at age ten to learn the trade of shoe repair. After serving in the Italian army he returned to Iron Mountain and opened a shoe repair shop. Discussions of his business ventures and wine making during prohibition are also included. Recorded in Iron Mountain, MI.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish Tony Izzo 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 (119 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

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


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