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Title Notes on the Oral History of Father Peter Toscani
Author Toscani, Fr. Peter
Date 1979
Document Type Personal Account
Reference IHRC1106, Box 1
Library / Archive Immigration History Research Center Archives, University of Minnesota
Collection Name Italians in Dobbs Ferry Oral History Collection
Description Notes transcribing the key points of an oral history with Father Toscani, who discusses religion and community. Toscani criticises the influences of television, comments on the influx of Jehovah's Witnesses and shares his belief that "ethnicity" has been uprooted in America.
Theme(s) Permanent Settlement and Successive Generations
Country (from) Italy
Country (to) United States of America
Places Dobbs Ferry, New York, United States
Nationality Italian; European; Italian-American
Keywords religion, societies, language, immigration, broadcasting, fundraising, marriage, education
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the Immigration History Research Center Archives catalogue.
Catalogue Link Immigration History Research Center Archives Catalogue
Language English
Document(s) linked to Interview with Father Peter Toscani [Part 1]
Interview with Father Peter Toscani [Part 2]
Copyright Reproduced by kind permission of the Dobbs Ferry Historical Society, Dobbs Ferry, New York.