Respondent
Stock, Belle
Interview Date
November 20, 1995
Abstract
Respondent born 1913.
[T1S1] Respondent. mother of David Stock, director of Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble; talks about family, marriage, move to Pittsburgh. Respondent recalls Jewish upbringing, social life in small town. Respondent reminisces about father's store; elaborates on childhood, courtship. Respondent mentions husband's medical research career; person life after WWII. Respondent mentions working after husband's death. Respondent elaborates on children's careers; mentions David's involvement with New Music Ensemble. Respondent lists volunteer work. Respondent describes travel in Europe, husband invited to Pasteur Institute. Respondent mentions grandchildren; their career; mentions David's son Jeffrey who is also active in music. Respondent describes involvement in politics; effects of depression; child rearing.
[T1S2] Respondent contrasts Pittsburgh now and then socially, environmentally. Respondent elaborates on family; her career. Respondent mentions neighborhood safety. Respondent elaborates on oversees travel.
Subjects
Music; Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble; Stock, David, 1939-; Travel
Birth Date
1913
City
Pittsburgh, PA
Residence
Stanton Heights
Occupation (father)
Store owner
Length (hours)
1.25
Interviewer1
Engler, Eva
Interviewer2
Wolfenstein, Wilma
Indexer
Frisque
Collateral Materials
Box 106 FF 42
Identifier
ais196440.457
Rights
All rights reserved. University of Pittsburgh