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India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 2): Interview with Lisa G. Norton

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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Lisa Gada Norton was born in Minnesota. Her parents emigrated from India in the 1960s. Norton attended school in Minnesota and college in Wisconsin. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Parents, familiarity with parents' language, childhood memories, family values, Indian community, school experiences, SILC (School of India for Languages and Culture), religion, visits to India; discrimination, college experiences, vegetarianism; work experiences; advantages and disadvantages of being a first-generation immigrant's child; Indian culture.
Quantity 34 pages transcript
2 hours sound cassette
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:34:47 running time
Creation Interviewer: Sonifer, Polly
Narrator: Norton, Ms. Lisa Gada
Subjects East Indian Americans -- Minnesota.
Dates Creation: 11/07/1997
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 56
Accession Number AV1999.4.12
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