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Dygas, Stanley

 Person

Biography

Stanley Dygas was born in 1916, the son of immigrant parents from Eastern Europe. During the Great Depression he worked in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC).

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Omaha Folklore Project: Interview with Stanley Dygas, Interview Date: 1978 November 22, Date Digitized: 1/27/2017

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Identifier: MSS0018_au002
Scope and Contents

An oral history interview with Stanley Dygas. This interview was conducted by a UNO student, Meg Green, in 1977. Dygas was born in 1916, the son of immigrant parents from Eastern Europe. During the Great Depression he worked in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). Dygas discussed school, work and unions, farm life, friends, gangs, fights, the CCC, World War II, and social activities in his oral history interview.

Dates: Interview Date: 1978 November 22; Date Digitized: 1/27/2017