949 - Marie K. Zismann, 2 Nov, 1992, Transcript: No and Digitized: Yes

 

Marie Zismann (b. 1907 - d. 2003) was born in Durham, Kansas and came to Arizona in 1943. She lived and worked in Winslow and Ash Fork, Arizona as a Harvey Girl at the Harvey Houses in both towns.  She later moved to Kingman and then Prescott, Arizona. She belonged to the Senior Band and Square Dane Group, which sang and danced in many different towns and senior centers throughout the State of Arizona.  She was a lifelong Christian and very involved in her church activities.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Zismann.

 

 

 

 

 

Oral History
Interviewee:  Marie Knaak Zismann  b. 06/12/1907
Interviewer:  Mona McCroskey
Audio Number:  949 
Duration: 00:39:00
Date:  November 12, 1992
Topics Discussed:  The Harvey Girls and La Posada Hotel in Winslow, Arizona

Oral History Index:

Ash Fork

11/27/1946  La Posada

Winslow

caller

bump

Harvey House

Irene Vaughn

hostess

juices, fruit, pie

mail crew

Williams

Prescott

No.4

Weber

China

Severinson

Highway 66

roundhouse

Santa Fe

Texas

signal department

Kingman

Del Rio

Newton, KA

platform

Grand Canyon

El Tovar

Williams

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