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Kathleen Salmon is that rare young American who thoroughly enjoys being rooted in family life. Now, 20 years old, she loves her Italian American family, its customs, teachings and celebrations. As an only child, Kathleen Salmon was the center of her parents attention. Raised on a farm in Linden, she was part of a loving, extended family. She came to value rural life—the natural surroundings and the integration of work and home. She has never rebelled against her background, but instead prided herself on the strengths and values that have framed her world…
Oral History, Stockton - CA, California, Italian American, History
D'Anza, Jessica. "Podesta Family: Kathleen Salmon (Youth)". (2005). STOCKTONSpeaks! Italian American Stories. Oral History 6.
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