This document contains notes from an interview with Joseph Heirman. He discusses the Belgian-American community in the Upper Peninsula, including the Belgian colony near Seney, Michigan, farming, the local Catholic parish Saint Joseph's, whether traditions and the Flemish language were passed on, and World War I.
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