Manuel Barros, Jr. Oral History Interview

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Title

Manuel Barros, Jr. Oral History Interview

Description

Oral history interview with Manuel Barros, Jr. on November 15, 1987.

Biographical Note:
Manuel Barros, Jr. was born on May 20, 1937 in Lowell, MA. His grandparents were born in the Madeira Islands. His family owned and ran the Lusitania Bakery and, later, Barry's Pastry Shop.

Scope and Contents:
Interview conducted by Barbara Fertig of the American Folklife Center. Mr. Barros discusses his childhood, growing up working in the bakery, his clientele, his membership at St. Anthony's Church, generational differences, Christmas traditions.

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Source

The audio recording for this interview can be found on the Library of Congress website at this link.

Publisher

UMass Lowell, Center for Lowell History

Date

1987-11-15

Contributor

Barros, Manuel, Jr.

Rights

The Library of Congress believes that some of the materials in this collection are in the public domain or have no known copyright restrictions and are therefore free to use or reuse. For example, the fieldwork in this collection is in the public domain in the United States. However, the Library has obtained permission for the use of other materials and presents additional materials for educational and research purposes in accordance with fair use under United States copyright law. For example, some of the recordings contain copyrighted music, and not all of the performers and other individuals who were recorded signed releases for public use of their work.

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Citation

Fertig, Barbara, “Manuel Barros, Jr. Oral History Interview,” Portuguese American Digital Archives, accessed December 6, 2021, https://umlportuguesearchives.omeka.net/items/show/505.

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