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India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 3): Interview with Nayana Ramakrishnan
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Nayana Ramakrishnan was born in India. She immigrated to the United States with her parents in the early 1960s, and attended school and college in Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life; parents; journey to the U.S.; adjustments; education; food; dress; language; traveling to India; discrimination; home ownership; socializing with Indian community; comparing and contrasting Indian and Western culture and values; marriage; family values; School of India for Languages and Culture; participation in Indian associations.
Quantity 45 pages transcript
2 hours sound cassette
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 02:00:55 running time
Creation Narrator: Ramakrishnan, Ms. Nayana
Interviewer: Sonifer, Polly
Subjects East Indian Americans -- Minnesota.
Dates Creation: 04/03/2001
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 89
Accession Number AV2001.42.9
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