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Object Name Recording, Audio
Title Alderfer, Elizabeth "Betty" R. Hange, 1915-1999
Date 1985
Scope & Content Interview by Traci Clemmer of Elizabeth "Betty" R. Hange Alderfer (b. 08/22/1915), daughter of Joseph & Elizabeth Ruth Hange.

Digital copy available.
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Start time Subject
00:00:00 genealogical information
00:01:17 early home life
00:04:10 school memories/experiences
00:11:45 occupations
00:13:12 meeting spouse/courting
00:16:33 transportation memories
00:18:50 church/church life
00:21:14 pasttimes/hobbies
00:22:33 historical event memories
00:24:27 what was better in the past than the present?
00:25:14 what is better in the present than the past?
00:25:47 introduction to the radio, records, TV
00:30:09 end of audio
Length of Interview 00:30:09
Notes Obituary:
Alderfer, Elizabeth, 83, Hatfield, Pa., died March 9. Spouse: John Alderfer. Parents: Joseph and Elizabeth (Ruth) Hange (deceased). Other survivors: children Sylvia Derstine, Phyllis Heckler, Betsy, Rose Gehman Morton, Murrey, Brian, John; 21 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren. Funeral: March 12 at Line Lexington (Pa.) Mennonite Church.

(The Mennonite, 4 May 1999)
Object ID # 2013.25.11
Source Gift of S. Duane Kauffman
People Alderfer, Elizabeth R. Hange, 1915-1999
Collection Christopher Dock HS Oral History Tapes