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Title Notes on the Oral History of Frank Yozzo
Author Yozzo, Frank
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 Frank, who recalls the different pay of Italian and American soldiers during the First World War and helping friends with citizenship papers. Also comments on his decision to join the Sons of Italy, work with an anti-defamation programme and the fight to legalise Columbus day.
Theme(s) Permanent Settlement and Successive Generations
Country (from) Italy
Country (to) United States of America
Places Dobbs Ferry, New York, United States; Torre di Ruggiero, Catanzaro, Calabria, Italy
Nationality Italian; European; Italian-American
People Nixon, President Richard
Keywords education, immigration, imemigrant, emigration, First World War, army, naturalisation, societies, American Committee on Italian Migration, politics
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 Frank Yozzo [Part 1]
Interview with Frank Yozzo [Part 2]
Interview with Giovanna Yozzo
Copyright Reproduced by kind permission of the Dobbs Ferry Historical Society, Dobbs Ferry, New York.