Daniel Deets Oral History Interview Edit

Summary

Identifier
2006OH23

Dates

  • 2006-06-08 (Creation)
  • 1922 – 2006 (Event)

Extents

  • 1.00 Items (Whole)

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  • Scope and Contents

    Deets, a life-long resident of Hershey, recalls playing hockey in the Ice Palace as part of a local league, relates cleaning the ice in exchange for practice time.  He describes the Hershey Park Pool, Sunken Garden, and the ballroom.  He mentions some of the performers he heard while working at a refreshment stand outside of the ballroom.  Deets describes getting married in the Community Building; his military service in World War II; and his career as a nurse at the Veterans Hospital in Lebanon.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Restricted: Audio Quality

  • Condition Description

    Poor Sound Quality

  • General

    Oral History Project: Tell Your Hershey Story

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