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Asians in Greater Minnesota Oral History Project: Interview with Noi Sinkasem
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Noi Sinkasem was born in Bangkok, Thailand on September 20, 1961. At the time of the interview she owned a Sawatdee Thai restaurant in Saint Cloud, Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life and family in Thailand; education; coming to the United States; applying to immigrate and waiting; going back to school in Minnesota; moving to Saint Cloud, Minnesota; owning Sawatdee Thai food restaurant in Saint Cloud; difficult owning a business and being a minority; her children.
Quantity 1 hour compact disc
27 pages transcripts
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:52:59 running time
Creation Narrator: Sinkasem, Noi
Interviewer: Yang, Pa
Made in Saint Cloud, Stearns County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Saint Cloud, Stearns County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 02/17/2012
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 144
Accession Number AV2012.5.9
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Asians in Greater Minnesota Oral History Project'