Sophie Dalfonzo and her grandmother Pearl Siegel talk about Pearl's life as an immigrant living in America.

Recorded November 26, 2017 Archived November 26, 2017 30:20 minutes
Id: APP392462


In this interview, conducted on November 26, 2017 in Middletown, New Jersey, Sophie Dalfonzo (14) interviews her grandmother Pearl Siegel (70) about her life story. Ms. Siegel talks about how her family traveled from Poland to Germany to America and her best and worst childhood experiences. She discusses how she met her husband through a friend's girlfriend and her experiences as a mother of two premature babies. Towards the end of the interview, Ms. Siegel shares a humorous story of how she got stuck at the top of a wire pole as a child and how her brother helped her get down.


  • Pearl Siegel
  • Sophia Dalfonzo

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