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Margaret Nonn Oral History Interview

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Citation

Nonn, Margaret , “Margaret Nonn Oral History Interview,” Madison Historical, accessed May 23, 2024, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/868.

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Description

This oral history interview with Margaret Nonn was part of oral histories conducted in the fall 2001 semester of History 447: Oral History.

Margaret Nonn was born in Lincoln Place to German immigrant parents and lived in the area for over eighty years. In this interview, she talks about the rivalry between Lincoln Place and West Granite, her life growing up in the Lincoln Place community, the diversity of the community and the struggles it experienced due to it, working in a ‘rag shop’ in St. Louis, becoming a bailiff at Madison County Jail, and religious aspects of her life.

Subjects

  • Lincoln Place
  • Granite City

Creator

Nonn, Margaret

Date

November 6, 2001

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Language

English

Type

  • Oral History

Format

  • mp3
  • pdf

Duration

  • 00:45:20

Interviewer

Coffin, Emily

Interviewee

Nunn, Margaret

Location

Lincoln Place, Granite City, Illinois

Bit Rate

235 kibt/s

Coverage

  • Lincoln Place
  • Granite City, Illinois

Identifier

  • Nonn-Margaret-0-001
  • Original archive accession number: A02:43
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