Object ID
OH1.002 (Alen, Constantine)
Object Name
Oral History
Language
Greek
English
Date of Interview
November 2, 2015
Object Description
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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Citation
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 03/02/21.