Oral history interview with Aghavni Hovsepian 1975

Oral history interview with Aghavni Hovsepian 1975

 

 

Name:
Hovsepian, Aghavni (Interviewee); Takooshian, Dorothy (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Aghavni Hovsepian 1975
Abstract:
Aghavni Hovsepian discusses her youth in the Ottoman Empire, her family's life there, the 1895 massacre in Harpoot, the 1909 massacre in Adana, her emigration to Philadelphia, and her family's life in the United States. The end of the recording contains a short segment of a man who declines to be interviewed for the oral history project.
Collection Name:
Columbia Armenian Oral History Archive
Subjects:
Armenian massacres, 1915-1923; Armenians--History--20th century.--Turkey; Armenian Americans; Hovsepian, Aghavni
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1975
Note (Biographical):
Born in Harpoot, Turkey 1888.
Note:
Interviewed by: Dorothy Takooshian, Emerson, N.J. Home for the Armenian Aged, on November 17, 1974 and January 10, 1975.Parsegian collection: URN 234.
Note (Provenance):
Gift of: Adrian Parsegian and the Armenian Educational Council
Language:
Armenian
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13713209
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-dqev-tt69