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India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 2): Interview with Alli Naithani
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Naithani was born in Minnesota of parents who emigrated from India. She attended high school and college in Minnesota and Vermont. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Parents, childhood memories, familiarity with parents' language, maintaining ties to India through letters and visits. Family's values, religion, socializing within Indian community, traveling to India. College experiences in Minnesota and Vermont. Advantages and disadvantages of being the child of immigrant parents. Mitigating cultural differences. Indian food, movies and languages.
Quantity 25 pages transcript
2 hours sound cassette
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:23:29 running time
Creation Interviewer: Sonifer, Ms. Polly
Narrator: Naithani, Ms. Alli
Subjects Asian Indian
Dates Creation: 01/28/1998
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 56
Accession Number AV1999.4.9
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 2)'