Skip to main content

Bruno and Tony Andriacchi Interview Transcript (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project)

 Digital Record
Identifier: https://archives.nmu.edu/Oral_History_Transcripts/Italian_American_Oral_Transcript/Italian_American_Oral_%20Transcript_Andriacchi_Bruno.pdf

Dates

  • 1994-06-22

Summary

This document is an inaccurate transcript of an interview with Bruno and Tony Andriacchi. There are frequently missing chunks of sentences or full sentences missing. Topics include where his family came from in Italy, how they came to the Ishpeming area, mining, his family's saloon during Prohibition, bootlegging, gardening, Italian-American mutual aid societies, mining, the Depression, holidays, learning English, boarding houses, food, prejudice and conflict with other ethnic groups, family stories of life in Italy, how close the Ishpeming Italian community was, and the importance of preserving traditions.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish the Bruno and Tony Andriacchi Interview Transcript (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 Harden Hall, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

Extent

1 item (1 text file (14 pages))

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)

ABOUT THIS COLLECTION GUIDE

This is your guide to our historical collections of personal papers, organizational records, and manuscripts. Our collections cover such topics as Northern Michigan University history, the local iron mining industry, and the politics, economics, religion, environment, and culture of the Central Upper Peninsula region. Search by Keyword, Name, Title, Subject, or Collecting Areas. The finding aids for our collections will give you an overview of the contents and information on where they are located.


Northern Michigan University
1401 Presque Isle Ave. • Marquette, MI 49855-5301 • 906–227–1000
© 2018 by the NMU Board of Trustees. NMU is an equal opportunity institution.