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Gino Lucchesi Interview Transcript (1980) (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project)

 Digital Record


  • 1980-09-13


This document is a transcript of an interview with Gino Lucchesi. I do not currently have access to the audio version, but it appears to be a full transcript. Topics include his family background in the Keweenaw Peninsula, when his family moved to the United States from Italy, the Italian community in Hancock, livery stables, mining, other ethnic groups in the community, local businesses, school, learning English, the 1913 strike, snow ploughing methods, transportation, his family's gas station, Prohibition, the Works Progress Administration, World War II, and involvement with local politics and Italian American societies.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish the Gino Lucchesi Interview Transcript (1980) (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 text file (35 pages))

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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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