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Reminiscences of Tony Roberts : oral history, 2004.

Creator: Roberts, Tony
Project: September 11, 2001 telling lives oral history project:
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 19 p. sound recording: 1 sound disc (50 min.) : digital ; 3 in.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Entertainer.

Scope and Contents

Born Anthony Gennarelli in Chinatown, New York City; family: Italian, one of six children, father restaurant owner, barber; childhood: small apartment, no heat building, nostalgia for early years, living through the depression; career: entertainer, stories of life as an entertainer, volunteering for the blind and sick; reminiscences of funny Mafia names.

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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 2007. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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