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Richard and Susan Depigian Oral History Interview

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Depigian, Richard and Depigian, Susan, “Richard and Susan Depigian Oral History Interview,” Madison Historical, accessed January 25, 2022, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/851.

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Description

This oral history interview with Richard and Susan Depigian was part of oral histories conducted in the fall 2001 semester of History 447: Oral History.

Richard and Susan Depigian discuss life in Lincoln Place and their Armenian heritage. They share information about the customs and traditions, as well as the “clans” that developed out of, their heritage. The ethnic diversity of Lincoln Place is addressed. Both Richard and Susan discuss their parents experienced during the Armenian genocide.

Subjects

  • Lincoln Place
  • Granite City

Creator

Depigian, Richard

Date

November 17, 2001

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Language

English

Type

  • Oral History

Format

  • mp3
  • pdf

Duration

  • 1:02:46

Interviewer

Haselhorst, Jennifer

Interviewee

Depigian, Richard

Location

Depigian residence, Belleville, Illinois

Bit Rate

241 kbit/s

Coverage

  • Lincoln Place
  • Granite City

Identifier

  • Depigian-Richard-Susan-0-001
  • Original archive accession number: A02:44
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