In this interview Constantine Alen speaks about his childhood growing up in Larissa, Greece, as well as his family. He describes his father's career as a lawyer and his grandfather's work as a teacher. Alen discusses the Second World War and his experience of the German occupation as a young man and his time at the University of Athens. He also discusses his immigration to the United States with the help of a family network.
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Oral History interview with Alen, Constantine, November 2, 2015, National Hellenic Museum Oral History Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/12558. Accessed 07/28/21.