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India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 2): Interview with Geeta S. McGibbon

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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Geeta Saxena McGibbon was born in India. She and her parents moved to Massachusetts and then to Minnesota. She attended college in Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Parents, familiarity with parents' language, values, religion, schooling, discrimination, socializing as a family, activities in high school. Contrasting Indian values of parents and relatives in India, travels to India, work experiences, volunteering experiences. Advantages and disadvantages of being part of an immigrant family. Experiences as a mother.
Quantity 30 pages transcript
2 hours sound cassette
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:59:27 running time
Creation Interviewer: Sonifer, Polly
Narrator: McGibbon, Ms. Geeta Saxena
Subjects East Indian Americans -- Minnesota.
Dates Creation: 02/13/1998
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 56
Accession Number AV1999.4.7
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