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At age 69, American etymologist Peter Tamony is interviewed about his family's history in San Francisco and shares stories about the changing ethnic groups in the trades. Learn more about local history at the San Francisco History Center: http://sfpl.org/index.php?pg=0200002501 Rights: Permission to use this oral history commercially must be obtained from the San Francisco History Center, San Francisco Public Library. www.sfpl.org/permissions When using this film please credit SAN FRANCISCO HISTORY CENTER, SAN FRANCISCO PUBLIC LIBRARY. A selection of San Francisco Public Library's unique audiovisual materials were digitized through a grant "Analog to Digital." The grant project was supported in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.
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