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Somali Skyline Tower Oral History Project: Interview with Hared Mah

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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Hared Mah grew up in Somalia and lived in Kenya before moving to the United States in 2001. He attended Wellstone International High School and was accepted at the University of Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Problems with the police in Kenya; growing up in a chaotic environment in Somalia; coming to the United States; going through New York, Chicago, and Minneapolis; the importance of learning English; family in the United States; first impressions of the United States; differences in public transportation; getting lost in the Mall of America; studying American history; adopting American culture.
Quantity .75 hour sound disc
14 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:41:59 running time
Creation Interviewer: Wilhide, Ms. Anduin ("Andy")
Narrator: Mah, Hared
Subjects Somali Americans -- Minnesota.
Dates Creation: 06/03/2004
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 123
Accession Number AV2008.101.4
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