Samuel J. Sackett Folklore Collection
 

Authors

Norman E. Mai

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Identifier

RT398_F666m_1962_09

Publication Date

5-6-1962

Description

Interview with Leo and Katherine Dellva of Hays, KS on May 6, 1962
00:00:39 - Immigrating to North America. First Canada then to the United States
00:02:11 - An incident on the railroad in Canada
00:05:17 - Wedding and family
00:05:56 - A letter from the old country
00:06:59 - Dances
00:08:37 - Katherine Dellva's parents
00:11:34 - Watermelon syrup and cookies
00:13:10 - Life in Russia and using camels to plow
00:27:52 - First cars in Hays
00:29:35 - Grandchildren
00:32:53 - Moving from Canada to the US without speaking English
00:39:46 - Rabbits around Hays
00:43:00 - Children and grandchildren
00:48:13 - Life at Fort Hays Kansas State College

Physical Description

reel-to-reel audio and accompanying documentation

Subject

Volga Germans, Immigrants

Rights

© Forsyth Library Special Collections, Fort Hays State University

Publisher

Digitized by Forsyth Digital Collections

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For questions contact ScholarsRepository@fhsu.edu

Language

eng, ger

Interview with Leo and Katherine Dellva

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