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India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 1): Interview with M. J. Abhishaker

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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: M. J. Abhishaker was born in India. He attended college in India and in Minnesota. Presently, he is a professor. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Family background, family values, education, college experiences, differences between American and Indian university structures, work experiences, political activities. Leaving India. Arriving in and adjusting to the United States, marriage and family, discrimination, travels in India and the U.S., changes in India. Sound of India radio show, Indian migration. Retaining and passing on cultural values, maintaining family ties.
Quantity 29 pages transcript
2 hours sound cassette
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:26:10 running time
Creation Narrator: Abhishaker, M. J.
Interviewer: Sonifer, Polly
Made in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects East Indian Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 01/04/1995
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 46
Accession Number AV1995.103.1
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