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Asians in Greater Minnesota Oral History Project: Interview with Kim Sin

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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Kim Sin was born in Takéo, Cambodia in 1977. He started the Cambodian Association of Rochester, Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life in Cambodia and family; living in Cambodia during the Khmer Rouge War; living in a refugee camp; coming to Minnesota; adjusting to living in Minnesota as a child; being behind in school; starting the Cambodian Association of Rochester, Minnesota (CARM); involvement in the community and assimilating; never quite being treated as an American; accepting his own identity; future generations of children coming to Minnesota; starting a non-profit organization; helping out all people, not just certain groups; judging people fairly.
Quantity 1 hour compact disc
37 pages transcripts
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:56:37 running time
Creation Narrator: Sin, Kim
Interviewer: Vongsay, Saymoukda
Made in Rochester, Olmsted County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Asian Americans--Minnesota
Cambodian Americans--Minnesota
Made in Rochester, Olmsted County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 02/18/2012
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 144
Accession Number AV2012.5.8
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