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Title:John Boresi Oral History
Author(s):Boresi, John
Contributor(s):Cherniavsky, Nick
Subject(s):Boresi, John (1897-1983)
Abstract:Boresi, coal miner, discusses his early years in Italy, family, immigration to U.S., life in Toluca, Illinois, coal mining, wages, mules, the United Mine Workers, the Depression, and bias against Italians. Interview by Nick Cherniavsky, 1976. 1 tape, 90 mins.
Issue Date:1976
Citation Info:Boresi, John. Oral History. Nick Cherniavsky, interviewer, 1976. Oral History Collection, Archives/Special Collections, Brookens Library, University of Illinois at Springfield.
Genre:Sound Recording (oral)
Other Identifier(s):B643
Publication Status:unpublished
Peer Reviewed:not peer reviewed
Rights Information:Board of Trustees, University of Illinois
Date Available in IDEALS:2014-04-01

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