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Latah County Oral History Collection

Remembering Latah County and Idaho Life at the turn of the 20th century


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John DIAMANTIS(b. 1885)

Residence:Elk RiverOccupation(s): Sawmiller, logger
Family Origin:Emigrated from Klitsos, Greece in 1909


Interview #1, 7/28/1974

Topics:Greek immigrants. IWW strike victory. Dismantling of Elk River mill. Leaving Elk River. 7-28-74 1 hr
Duration:1:02:44Interviewer:Sam Schrager
Keywords:Greek Americans IWW drinking gambling immigrants lumberjacks mills strikes
Locations:Elk River Potlatch Spokane