Audio Recording "I always taught them that work is the most honorable thing."
About this Item
- "I always taught them that work is the most honorable thing."
- Contributor Names
- Carroll, Sarah (Narrator)
- Carroll, Sydney (Narrator)
- Taylor, David Alan, 1951- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Retirees
- - Work ethic
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Pequannock
- - Summary of audio segment: Things Sarah told their children about work. "I always taught them that work is the most honorable thing no matter what you do. It's very honorable to get that pay and to earn your bread and to know that when you pick up your check you earned it. And always give a little bit more, give a little bit more and know that you earned it and you enjoy it. Work is very important."
- - Interview with Sydney and Sarah Carroll at their home in Pequannock, New Jersey. They are the parents of Working in Paterson fieldworker Tom Carroll.
- Analog Audio Cassette
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-DT-A011
- Source Collection
- Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Working in Paterson Project collection, 1993-2002 (AFC 1995/028), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Chicago citation style:
Carroll, Sarah, Sydney Carroll, and David Alan Taylor. "I always taught them that work is the most honorable thing.". -08-11, 1994. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/afcwip000057/.
APA citation style:
Carroll, S., Carroll, S. & Taylor, D. A. (1994) "I always taught them that work is the most honorable thing.". -08-11. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/afcwip000057/.
MLA citation style:
Carroll, Sarah, Sydney Carroll, and David Alan Taylor. "I always taught them that work is the most honorable thing.". -08-11, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000057/>.