Audio Recording "Mr. Van Hook would invite anyone who wanted to come for the weekend."

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Title
"Mr. Van Hook would invite anyone who wanted to come for the weekend."
Contributor Names
Basileo, Angelo (Narrator)
McCarl, Robert (Interviewer)
Created / Published
1994-08-11
Subject Headings
-  Oral history
-  Interviews
-  Sound recordings
-  Retirees
-  Leisure
-  Machinery industry
-  Ethnography
-  United States -- New Jersey -- Haledon
Genre
Ethnography
Interviews
Notes
-  Interview with Angelo Basileo at his home in Haledon, New Jersey.
-  Summary of audio segment: From Watson, they used to go up to Sussex County. Mr. Van Hook and Harry Van Hook, a bank president, they used to go up there. These big shots owned this two-story farm house in Sussex County. They had a big pond, lots of lands, the pond fed by streams. So a couple of times during the summer, we were invited to go up there. Always had a cook, a "two-holer" out back, big, big barns and all kinds of lawn mowers there, had big large stove. Only heat upstairs was chimney. Mr. Van Hook would invite people up there.
Medium
Analog Audio Cassette
Call Number/Physical Location
AFC 1995/028: WIP-RM-A009
Source Collection
Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.afc/afcwip.rma00909
Language
Online Format
audio

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Credit line

Working in Paterson Project collection, 1993-2002 (AFC 1995/028), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Basileo, Angelo, and Robert McCarl. "Mr. Van Hook would invite anyone who wanted to come for the weekend.". -08-11, 1994. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/afcwip003213/.

APA citation style:

Basileo, A. & McCarl, R. (1994) "Mr. Van Hook would invite anyone who wanted to come for the weekend.". -08-11. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/afcwip003213/.

MLA citation style:

Basileo, Angelo, and Robert McCarl. "Mr. Van Hook would invite anyone who wanted to come for the weekend.". -08-11, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003213/>.