Interview with Sarah Helen Perdicaris Eady, “Helen Eady”

Title

Interview with Sarah Helen Perdicaris Eady, “Helen Eady”

Subject

Immigration of Father from Greece, and early life in the United States

Description

Helen Eady discusses the immigration of her father from Skopelos, Greece. Eady also talks about her father, James Perdicaris' travels to Florida and his first years in the United States. She discusses his young life, including his previous marriage and starting of a restaurant. The conversation turns to Perdicaris' strong compliance to Greek Culture that he continued in America, such as religious ties, traditions, and family expecations. Eady also reflects back on childhood memories that involved family events and the impact her father's Greek heritage made on her life.

Creator

Emily Diggs

Date

12 March 2011

Rights

Signed release form on file

Format

USB 4GB flash drive

Language

English

Coverage

Immigration, Greece, Greek, New York, Florida, Tampa, Jacksonville, Lakeland, Greek Culture, American Dream, Family

Interviewer

Emily Diggs

Interviewee

Sarah Helen Perdicaris Eady, “Helen Eady”

Location

Interviewee's home, no exact location given, presumably Lakeland, FL

Transcription

Printed copy on file, no electronic file.

Original Format

USB 4GB flash drive

Duration

30:37

Citation

Emily Diggs, “Interview with Sarah Helen Perdicaris Eady, “Helen Eady”,” STAMP: St. Augustine Memory Project, accessed July 20, 2018, https://flaglerpublichistory.omeka.net/items/show/1.

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