Asians in Greater Minnesota Oral History Project: Interview with Marissa Theis
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Part 2


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Marissa Theis was born in San Simon, Pampanga, Philippines. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life in the Philippines; her family; leaving the Philippines for Saudi Arabia to work; working as a domestic worker in Saudi Arabia to financially support her family back in the Philippines; meeting her husband in an online chat room; coming to the United States and arriving in Baudette, Minnesota; running a business with her husband; her family coming to visit her in Baudette from the Philippines.
Quantity 1.5 hours compact disc
42 pages transcripts
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:18:59 running time
Creation Interviewee: Theis, Marissa
Interviewer: Yang, Pa
Made in Williams, Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Asian Americans -- Minnesota
Filipino Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Williams, Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 11/02/2011
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 144
Accession Number AV2012.5.11
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Asians in Greater Minnesota Oral History Project'

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