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Oral History with Jilot, Frank Sr. (1976)

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Tape 1, side 2

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0:03 Father: division of...

Father: division of land among sons.

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0:47 Farming - Stump...

Farming - Stump machine--ca. 1910.

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3:51 First threshing...

First threshing machine--ca. 1908.

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6:01 Regrets didn't keep...

Regrets didn't keep artifacts.

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7:44 Language - Speaks...

Language - Speaks Walloon as child.

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8:09 Factory in Brussels...

Factory in Brussels, Wisconsin all Walloon speaking.

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8:49 Cheese factory in...

Cheese factory in Rosiere mixed nationalities.

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9:24 Oldest son speaks...

Oldest son speaks only Walloon, learns English in school.

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9:46 They speak Walloon...

They speak Walloon during recess.

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11:56 Education - The boys...

Education - The boys give the nuns trouble.

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13:30 Incident of friend...

Incident of friend who swears in Walloon.

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14:33 They go to 'Sister's...

They go to 'Sister's School' for first communion.

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15:11 Religion - Remembers...

Religion - Remembers Father Vilatte.

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18:01 Incident with Father...

Incident with Father Smit in Rosiere.

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19:36 Views on strictness...

Views on strictness of religion.

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20:08 Many Spiritualists...

Many Spiritualists went to Vilatte because couldn't intermarry otherwise.

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21:31 No conflicts between...

No conflicts between Catholics and Old Catholics.

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22:31 Tough old priests;'...

Tough old priests;' incident of friend frightened in confessional.

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26:00 Pilgrimages to Chapel...

Pilgrimages to Chapel at Robinsonville. 1972 novena for grandson. Early journeys with mother.

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30:07 Adele Brice--attitudes...

Adele Brice--attitudes towards.

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31:43 August 15 at the Chapel.

August 15 at the Chapel.

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32:13 Sees lame boy walk again.

Sees lame boy walk again.

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