Omaha Folklore Project: Interview with Anastasia Burke Dobney

The oral history interview of Anastasia Burke Dobney about the Great Depression was conducted by UNO student LuAnn M. McNary on December 11, 1976. Dobney shared her experiences raising her children as a single parent during the 1930s. She discussed the odd jobs she worked and the living conditions they were afforded during this difficult time. Her resiliency in her experiences shone through as she and her family made the best of hard times., UNO Libraries' Archives & Special Collections, 00:60:00
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Abstract/Description: The oral history interview of Anastasia Burke Dobney about the Great Depression was conducted by UNO student LuAnn M. McNary on December 11, 1976. Dobney shared her experiences raising her children as a single parent during the 1930s. She discussed the odd jobs she worked and the living conditions they were afforded during this difficult time. Her resiliency in her experiences shone through as she and her family made the best of hard times.
Subject(s): Depressions -- 1929
Omaha (Neb.) -- History
Oral histories (document genres)
Audiocassettes
Date Created: 1976-12-11

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