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Khmer Oral History Project: Interview with Seng Prom

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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: In 1975, Seng Prom was living in Battambang City with his younger siblings while his parents lived on a farm outside of the city. He was an unlicensed primary school teacher. The Khmer Rouge separated the family into different camps, working in agriculture or building dams for most of the daylight hours with very little food. He arrived in Thailand in 1979 and corresponded with a man in St. Paul who served as his sponsor to come to Minnesota in 1981. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Why Minnesota.
Quantity 1.5 hours videocassette
33 pages transcript
Format Content Category: moving images
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:45:41 running time
Creation Narrator: Prom, Seng
Interviewer: Jacks, Sharon
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Khmer Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 07/31/1992
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 91
Accession Number AV1993.120.11
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