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Object Name Recording, Audio
Title Alderfer, Anna Keller, 1906-1996
Date 1985
Scope & Content Interview by Troy Alderfer of grandmother Anna Keller Alderfer (b. 07/27/1906), daughter of Newberry & Katie Swartz Keller.

Digital copy available.
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Start time Subject
00:00:00 genealogical information
00:00:45 school memories/experiences
00:01:53 early home life
00:02:31 occupations
00:03:10 meeting spouse/courting
00:04:43 transportation memories
00:05:02 church/church life
00:05:32 early farming memories
00:06:49 pasttimes/hobbies
00:07:14 historical event memories
00:08:43 first automobiles
00:09:13 what was better in the past than the present?
00:09:57 what is better in the present than the past?
00:10:37 end of audio
Length of Interview 00:10:37
Notes Obituary:
Alderfer, Anna Keller, 90, Sellersville, Pa. Born: July 27 , 1906, Pipersville, Pa., to Newberry and Katie Swartz Keller. Died: Sept. 22, 1996, Sellersville, Pa., of acute pulmonary edema. Survivors-children: Marion Meyers, Anna Meyers, Evelyn Meyers, A. James; brothers: Norman S. and Howard S. Keller; 22 grandchildren, 50 greatgrandchildren. Predeceased by: Arthur L. Alderfer (husband) and Arlene Histand (daughter). Funeral and burial: Sept. 25, Blooming Glen Mennonite Church, by David A. Stevens and Truman H. Brunk Jr.

(Gospel Herald, 8 Oct 1996)
Object ID # 2013.25.8
Source Gift of S. Duane Kauffman
People Alderfer, Anna Barbara Keller, 1906-1996
Collection Christopher Dock HS Oral History Tapes