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Jack Vizer Oral History Interview

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Citation

Vizer, Jack, “Jack Vizer Oral History Interview,” Madison Historical, accessed December 4, 2021, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/880.

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Description

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

Jack E. Vize was born on October 3, 1928, to Hungarian immigrant parents and has been a lifelong resident of the Lincoln Place neighborhood. In this interview he talks about his childhood, working with his father at the Commonwealth Plant, his time in the Korean War, working for the U.S. Corp of Engineers, and his involvement with the Boy Scouts.

Subjects

  • Lincoln Place
  • Granite City

Creator

Vizer, Jack

Date

October 29, 2001

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Language

English

Type

  • Oral History

Format

  • mp3
  • pdf

Duration

  • 01:23:50

Interviewer

Olliges, Rance

Interviewee

Vizer, Jack

Location

Lincoln Place, Granite City, Illinois

Bit Rate

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Coverage

  • Lincoln Place
  • Granite City, Illinois

Identifier

  • Vizer_Jack-0-001_Transcript
  • Original archive accession number: A02:43
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