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Interview with C. Natalie Rogerro Meriggi, 1984 June 20 [audio]
Meriggi discusses winter pastimes, lacemaking, Christmas traditions, and winemaking. She also discusses cooking, gardening, and herb lore, medical care, the Italian community at Hagley, and her parents' feelings as immigrants. She touches on celebrations, such as holidays and weddings.
Rogerro, Meriggi, C. Natalie Rogerro Natalie
C. Natalie Rogerro Meriggi (b. 1911) grew up in Squirrel Run. Her parents were both Italian immigrants, and her father worked in the machine shop. Her mother did laundry for other families in the neighborhood. Her husband also worked for DuPont.
tape flips at 46:10
ReminiscingChildhood and youth of a personManners and customsDomestic lifeLace and lace makingExplosionsItalian Americans
1 sound cassette (90 min.) : analog. TRT 1:30:10.
A and B
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation interviews on the history of the DuPont Company Powder Yard (Accession 1970.370)
Box 5, Cassette 206
[Description and dates], 1970370_111313_meriggi_part2, Box 5, Cassette 206, Eleutherian Mills-Hagley Foundation interviews on the history of the DuPont Company Powder Yard (Accession 1970.370), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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