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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Omaha Folklore Project: Interview with Hazel Livingston, Interview Date: 1976 November 15, Date Digitized: 1/24/2017

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Identifier: MSS0018_au050-HL
Scope and Contents The oral history interview of Hazel Livingston was conducted by UNO student Dennis Stone on November 15, 1976. Livingston was born and raised in a low income family in Omaha, Nebraska. In her interview, Livingston talked about her life during the Great Depression. Because her family was already in poverty, Livingston related that she did not feel a significant change during those hard times. However, Livingston did recall the worry she felt from her parents and friends during this time. Even...
Dates: Interview Date: 1976 November 15; Date Digitized: 1/24/2017

Omaha Folklore Project: Interview with James Welsh, Interview Date: 1976 November 20, Date Digitized: 1/24/2017

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Identifier: MSS0018_au050-JW
Scope and Contents

The oral history interview of James Welsh was conducted by UNO student Dennis Stone on November 20, 1976. Welsh lived in Ottumwa, Iowa, and was a teenager when the Great Depression began. He talked about surviving the Great Depression and how every family member worked to contribute to the family's survival during this difficult era. He remembered the joys of spending time with his family and, especially, listening to the radio at his brother's house.

Dates: Interview Date: 1976 November 20; Date Digitized: 1/24/2017