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Rona Buchalter Oral Histories Related to Queen Village (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Collection ID

Acc. 868

Related Subject(s)

Collecting Area(s)

Description

Collection Summary

Title
Rona Buchalter Oral Histories Related to Queen Village (Philadelphia, Pa.)
 
Dates

1996-1997
 
Collection ID
Acc. 868
 
Creator
Buchalter, Rona
 
Quantity
0.8 linear feet (2 boxes)
 
Repository
Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries
 
Language
Materials in English.

           

Detailed Collection Information

Description of Collection

This oral history collection was donated by Rona Buchalter who conducted the interviews for her dissertation work. The interviews document the lives of persons who live or lived in the Queen Village neighborhood of Philadelphia. Interviews were conducted from January 1996 through January 1997. The collection contains 38 interviews, some of which have not been transcribed. Some transcripts are partial, and some include a description by the interviewer.

Patron Information

Other Finding Aids and Indices

Please see also the Index of Oral Histories by Personal Name.

Research Access

Collection is open for research.

Collections Stored Off-Site

This collection may be housed off-site at the Library Depository, and require up to two business days to retrieve. Please review the finding aid and be prepared to identify specific materials to be retrieved. Contact the Special Collections Research Center in advance of your visit, so that materials may be relocated to the reading room for research.

Technical Access

Original audiovisual materials, as well as preservation and duplicating masters, may not be played. Researchers must consult use copies, or if none exist must pay for a use copy. Certain digital files may also be inaccessible. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Publication and Copyright Information

The Rona Buchalter Oral Histories Related to Queen Village (Philadelphia, Pa) are the physical property of the Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries. Intellectual property rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for determining the identity of rights holders and obtaining their permission for publication and for other purposes where stated.

Preferred Citation

[Description and date of item], [Box/folder number], Rona Buchalter Oral Histories Related to Queen Village (Philadelphia, Pa), Acc. 868, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Donated by Rona Buchalter, September 23, 1997.

Processing Information

Finding aid revised according to contemporary archival standards in July 2015. Finding aid revised with complete box list in June 2017 by Katy Rawdon, Coordinator of technical Services.

Index Terms

The following headings have been used to index the description of this collection in Temple University’s electronic catalog:
 
Personal/Family Names:  
Buchalter, Rona
 
Places:  
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Queen Village (Philadelphia, Pa.)
 
Material Types:  
Oral histories
Sound recordings

 

Inventory

1          1          List of names          undated

1          2          Azzanaro, Jane. Transcript          October 2016

1          3          Auspitz, David. Transcript and description of interview          March 1, 1996

1          4          Ayers, Cindy. Transcript          undated

1          5          Brood, Lou. Transcript and description of interview          February 15, 1996

1          6          Buczek, Marion. Transcript          undated

1          7          Collier, Edmond and Eric Schopf. Transcript          January 18, 1997

1          8          Costa, Greg. Description of interview only          undated

1          9          Dichter, Larry and Helen. Transcript          October 2, 1996

1          10          Dretsch, Dick. Transcript          August 1996

1          11          Ferrell, Dan. Transcript          undated

1          12          Goldstein, Libby. Transcript          November 8, 1996

1          13          Gontowski, Frank. Transcript          October 23, 1996

1          14          Groce, Louisa. Transcript          November 4, 1996

1          15          Green, Rev. William. Transcript          November 6, 1996

1          16          Herold, Ken and Kate. Transcript          undated

1          17          Hunter, Alan. Transcript          April 22, 1996

1          18          Kauffman, Raymond. Transcript          November 6, 1996

1          19          Kistler, Andi (group interview with Andi, John, Saul, Steve, and Susan). Transcript          September 29, 1996

1          20          Levy, Paul. Transcript          September 1996

1          21          Puckett, Colleen. Transcript          November 11, 1996

1          22          Schernecke, Marge. Transcript          October 4, 1996

1          23          Schurr, Florence. Transcript          January 22, 1997

1          24          Smith, Bernard. Description of interview only          undated

1          25          Southwark Tenant Council (Dorothy Ervin, Irene Fause, Dolores Green, Rebecca Washington). Transcript         

1          26          Spivak, Joel. Transcript          October 3, 1996

1          27          Stiefel, Bernie. Transcript          November 7, 1996

1          28          Warren, Lorraine and Alan. Transcript          October 5, 1996

2                    Auspitz, David, Cindy Ayers, Alan Hunter. Mini cassette tapes          undated

2                    Brood, Lou and Marian Buczek. Mini cassette tapes          undated

2                    Dretsch, Dick, Ken and Kate Herold, Paul Levy. Mini cassette tapes          undated

2                    Ferrell, Dan and Herold, Ken and Kate. Mini cassette tapes          undated

2                    Southwark Tenant Council (Dorothy Ervin, Irene Fause, Dolores Green, Rebecca Washington) 2/2. Cassette tape           October 23, 1996

2                    Monroe, Ruth. Cassette tape           undated

2                    Groce, Louisa 2/2 and Rev. William Green. Cassette tape          November 4, 1996, November 6, 1996

2                    Kistler group interview. Cassette tape          September 20, 1996

2                    Kistler, Andi 2/2. Cassette tape          September 20, 1996

2                    Dichter, Larry and Helen 1/2. Cassette tape          October 2, 1996

2                    Spivak, Joel 1/3. Cassette tape          October 3, 1996

2                    Spivak, Joel 2/3. Cassette tape          October 3, 1996

2                    Schernecke, Marge 2/2. Cassette tape          October 4, 1996

2                    Warren, Lorraine and Alan 1/2. Cassette tape          October 5, 1996

2                    Warren, Lorraine and Alan 2/2. Cassette tape          October 5, 1996

2                    Pierson, Bob 1/2. Cassette tape          October 6, 1996

2                    Pierson, Bob 2/2 and Denise Funke 1/2. Cassette tape          October 6 1996, October 21, 1996

2                    Funke, Denise 2/2 and Kenny Kahn. Cassette tape          October 23, 1996

2                    Gontowski, Frank 1/2. Cassette tape          October 23, 1996

2                    Groce, Louisa 1/2. Cassette tape          November 4, 1996

2                    Green, Rev. William 2/2. Cassette tape          November 6, 1996

2                    Kauffman, Ray 1/2. Cassette tape          November 6, 1996

2                    Goldstein, Libbry 2/2. Cassette tape           November 8, 1996

2                    Puckett, Colleen 1/2. Cassette tape          November 11, 1996

2                    Puckett, Colleen 2/2. Cassette tape          November 11, 1996

2                    Collier, Edmond and Eric Schopf 1/2. Cassette tape          January 18, 1997

2                    Collier, Edmond and Eric Schopf 2/2. Cassette tape          January 18, 1997

2                    Schurr, Florence 1/2. Cassette tape          January 22, 1997

2                    Schurr, Florence 2/2. Cassette tape          January 22, 1997

2                    Spivak, Joel 3/3 and Marge Schernecke 1/?. Cassette tape          October 3-4, 1996

2                    Kauffman, Ray 2/2 and Bernie Stiefel 1/2. Cassette tape          November 6-7, 1996

2                    Stiefel, Bernie 2/2 and Libby Goldstein 1/2. Cassette tape          November 7-8, 1996

2                    Azzanaro, Jane 1/2. Cassette tape          undated

2                    Dichter, Larry and Helen 2/2. Cassette tape          undated

2                    Azzanaro, Jane 2/2. Cassette tape          undated

2                    Kahn, Kenny of Southwark Tenant Council 2/2. Cassette tape          October 23, 1996

2                    Unidentified cassette tapes, possibly blank          undated

2                    Transcripts. Two 3.5” floppy disks          undated