Minnesota Historical Society M-Flame Logo



Add Comment
add comment
India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 1): Interview with Indru S. Advani
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Indru Advani was born in a part of India which is now in Pakistan. He attended school and college in India. He did graduate work in Minnesota. Presently, he is retired. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Experiences in India before emigrating, experiences in Kenya, marriage and family, caste system in India, travels to India, family visits, memories of arriving in New York City and Minneapolis, religion, Indo-American Association at the University of Minnesota, experiences singing, socializing in the Indian community, work history, retaining and passing on cultural values, maintaining family ties, future plans, American values of home and homestead.
Quantity 31 pages transcript
3 hours sound cassette
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 02:17:34 running time
Creation Narrator: Advani, Mr. Indru S.
Interviewer: Sonifer, Ms. Polly
Made in Apple Valley, Dakota County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Asian Indian
Made in Apple Valley, Dakota County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 06/12/1994
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 46
Accession Number AV1995.103.2
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 1)'