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Reminiscences of Anthoula Katsimatides : oral history, 2001-2005.

Creator: Katsimatides, Anthoula
Project: September 11, 2001 oral history narrative and memory project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript 97 pages sound recordings 3 audio discs (61, 71, 81 min.) : digital ; 3 in.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

President of Johnny and Mikey Katsimatides Foundation for Life Inc., Board of Directors, World Trade Center Memorial Foundation

Scope and Contents

Born Astoria, NY; background: parents immigration from Nissiros, Greece; discussion of global Greek communities; career: high school teacher, assistant to the governor for community affairs 2000-, Assistant Vice-President for Family Relations for Lower Manhattan Development Corporation, work for US Olympic Committee at Athens Olympic games 2004; 1999 death of younger brother; 9/11: at parents' home in Queens, creating posters for missing older brother; post-9/11: mourning brother killed in World Trade Center, formation of Johnny and Mikey Katsimatides Foundation for Life, Inc.; conflicts with family.


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