This document is a summary of an interview with Philip Marketty. Topics include his family background, his father's naturalization, mining, canning, and furring, changes to his surname, the Marquette post office, his wife's family, potato farming, the Cleveland Cliffs Iron Mining Company, making wine, Italian customs, and making cudighi and cheese.
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