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Vietnamese Community Oral History Project: Interview with Hue Van Lien
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Hue Van Lien was born in rural Vietnam. After his father passed away when he was 13 he moved to Saigon. At that time he began working for an electrical company and got married. He got his GED when he arrived in Minnesota and is now the president of Modern Manufacturing and Engineering, Inc. Hue has four daughters. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Childhood in Vietnam; Fall of Saigon; living in refugee camps; immigrating; learning English; charity work; Vietnamese culture; family; going back to Vietnam.
Quantity 1.5 hours sound cassette
50 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:23:46 running time
Creation Interviewer: Tran, Phuoc Thi Minh
Narrator: Lien, Hue Van
Made in Brooklyn Park, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Vietnamese Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Brooklyn Park, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 10/29/2010
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 125
Accession Number AV2011.15.1
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Vietnamese Community Oral History Project'