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Khmer Oral History Project: Interview with Sova Niev

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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Sova Niev was born in 1968. She, her parents and four siblings were sent by the Khmer Rouge to a different village and were then separated into different work camps. She survived despite not receiving any treatment when she was very ill. Her mother and brother were beaten by the Khmer Rouge for attempting to grow and find other sources of food and both of them eventually passed away while they were still in the Khmer Rouge camps. Niev came to the United States in 1982 and has worked for the Khmer Association in Minnesota. She visited Cambodia in 1992.
Quantity 1 hour videocassette
23 pages transcript
Format Content Category: moving images
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:13:53 running time
Creation Narrator: Niev, Sova
Interviewer: Frey, Mark
Interpreter: Chhour, Thaly
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Khmer Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 07/30/1992
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 91
Accession Number AV1993.120.9
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