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Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project: Interview with Namgang Tsering
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Namgang Tsering was born in Tibet and later moved to India. He studied engineering at the University of Bangalore. Tsering moved to Minnesota in 1993 as part of the United States Tibetan Resettlement Project. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Family, parents, school in India, grades, difference in engineering and technology between India and the United States, raising children, community, Buddhism, moving to the US, Minnesota weather, decision to come to the U.S., transportation, adjusting to life in Minnesota, Regional Tibetan Youth Congress (RTYC), preserving Tibetan culture.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
29 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:00:13 running time
Creation Narrator: Tsering, Namgang
Interviewer: Yangdon, Tenzin
Interviewer: Lenz, Charles
Made in Ramsey, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Tibetans
Made in Ramsey, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 08/20/2005
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 104
Accession Number AV2005.106.18
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project'