Asians in Minnesota Oral History Project: Interview with Benjamin G. Arriola
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Benjamin G. Arriola was born in Manilia in 1931, and grew up in Cebu, in the central Philippines. In 1960 he came to the United States as a student, along with his wife. The couple first stayed with Ben and Belen Andrada, who had encouraged them to immigrate. He became a U.S. citizen in 1970. He is the father of Benjamin S. and Melissa S. Arriola. At the time of the interview he worked in insurance.
Quantity .75 hours sound cassette
23 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:41:33 running time
Creation Interviewee: Arriola, Benjamin G.
Interviewer: Mason, Sarah R.
Made in Richfield, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Asian Americans -- Minnesota
Filipino Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Richfield, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 01/13/1979
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 51
Accession Number AV1981.361.26a
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Asians in Minnesota Oral History Project'

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