This document is a summary of an interview with George Simondi. Topics include growing up in Italy, why he came to the United States, arriving in Negaunee, learning English, citizenship, holidays, Italian social clubs, Columbus Day, World War I, mining, food and wine, and local political involvement.
Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives
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