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Oral histories

Subject Source: Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Oral History Interview with Mary Hoffman, 1978 August 24

Identifier: B098.04.0007.00004
Overview Topics include: Her time with the ladies’ auxiliary for her shul, the Ostover Shul named for where family came from, charitable activities, husband’s courtship of her, memories and life stories, coming into Elis Island with a baby, husband died of pneumonia after First World War, starting boarding business in home to support her family, talks a lot about her daughter and her illness.
Dates: 1978 August 24

Oral History Interview with Mary Hoffman, 1979 August 6

Identifier: B098.01.0003.00050
Overview Immigration to Denver with seven-month old daughter to meet her husband who had already immigrated. Talks about life with her family, everyday life.
Dates: 1979 August 6