Authors

Document Type

Oral History

Interviewee

Rev. Richard Lewandowski

Duration

35:29 minutes

Date

7-14-2017

Description

This conversation is an oral history interview with a former member of Worcester’s Polish-American community. The interview discusses much about the Polish-American experience, from the Polish diaspora, the effects of I-290 and discrimination on the community in Worcester, as well as the effect of global events such as the rise of Solidarity on the Worcester parish.

Interview keywords: St. Mary’s, English, displaced people, I-290, Polish-American parish, Solidarity, Polishness, John Paul II, discrimination, education, Church

Interviewer

Brett Cotter

Comments

Includes transcript and audio file

Rights Statement

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