Mary Chiado Interview
Suncadia (Resort), Suncadia Fund for Community Enhancement
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Mary Chiado speaks about her family's Italian roots, and Italian traditions in Cle Elum, Washington, including lodges, sports (bocce ball), wine-making, cheese-making, mushrooming, home remedies, and music. She touches on the Ronald Still explosion of 1928, the effects of Prohibition in the area, and the Cle Elum fire of 1918.
The cover image depicts members of the Italian Leva Lodge of Roslyn, Washington, in 1885.
Chiado, Mary, "Mary Chiado Interview" (1979). Roslyn, Cle Elum, and Ronald Oral History Interviews. 19.
Oral history, Immigrants--United States--20th century
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