Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project: Interview with Gyatsho Tssering

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Titles Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project: Interview with Gyatsho Tssering
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Gyatsho Tssering was born in Sikkim. He was one of the principal founders of the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives (LTWA) in Dharamsala, India. Tssering moved to the United States in 1999 to join his wife. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Parents, family, Tibet, Buddhism, Indian Foreign Services, community, Library of Tibetan Works and Archives (LTWA), Central Tibetan Administration (CTA), Tibetan Government in Exile, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, raising children, Tibet House, Tibetan Museum, early Tibetan communities in India post 1959, Tibetan American Foundation of Minnesota (TAFM), preserving Tibetan culture, challenges, future of community.
Quantity 2 hours sound cassette
30 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:22:03 running time
Creation Interviewee: Tssering, Gyatsho
Interviewer: Khando, Tenzin
Interviewer: Lenz, Charles
Made in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Tibetan Americans--Minnesota.
Dates Creation: 07/29/2005
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 104 (Library Call Number)
AV2005.106.20 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project'


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