Audio Recording "That's how I make the business keep going, I've got a lot of friends."

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Title
"That's how I make the business keep going, I've got a lot of friends."
Contributor Names
Ditaranto, Rocco (Narrator)
Carroll, Thomas D. (Interviewer)
Created / Published
1994-08-17
Subject Headings
-  Italian Americans
-  Oral history
-  Interviews
-  Sound recordings
-  Customer relations
-  21st Avenue (Paterson, N. J.)
-  Ditaranto's Market (Paterson, N.J.)
-  Ethnography
-  United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
Genre
Ethnography
Interviews
Notes
-  Interview with Rocco Ditaranto, owner of Ditaranto's Market on 21st Avenue.
-  Summary of audio segment: TC says this seem like a place where people stop to visit. RD says he has a lot of friends, people joke and call this the meeting place. People come in to talk about sports, etc. Or ask a question. RD says he's like a living encyclopedia. Knows a lot about soccer, Italian soccer, they follow it. People stop in as customers and as friends. And that's how the business keeps going, RD has a lot of friends. They stop in and maybe buy something, etc.
Medium
Digital Audio Tape
Call Number/Physical Location
AFC 1995/028: WIP-TDC-A012
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.tca01212
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:

Ditaranto, Rocco, and Thomas D Carroll. "That's how I make the business keep going, I've got a lot of friends.". -08-17, 1994. Audio. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/afcwip003916/.

APA citation style:

Ditaranto, R. & Carroll, T. D. (1994) "That's how I make the business keep going, I've got a lot of friends.". -08-17. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/afcwip003916/.

MLA citation style:

Ditaranto, Rocco, and Thomas D Carroll. "That's how I make the business keep going, I've got a lot of friends.". -08-17, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003916/>.