India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project

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Titles India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 1): Interview with Bash Singh
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Bash Singh was born in a city formerly in India and now in Pakistan. She attended school and college in India. She came to the U.S. and lived first in Tennessee and then moved to Minnesota in the early 1970s. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Experiences living in Saudi Arabia; discrimination in Tennessee; the move to Minnesota and adjusting to cold weather; operating her candy store; marriage; instilling Indian values; religion, Sikh Association of Minnesota; other family members' experiences in Minnesota; membership in the Indo-American Club and the Association of American Physicians from India (AAPI); volunteer work; connections to family in India; retirement plans; the importance of family values, personal values; the American Dream.
Quantity 34 pages transcript
2 hours sound cassette
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:58:42 running time
Creation Interviewee: Singh, Bash
Interviewer: Sonifer, Polly
Made in: North Oaks, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects East Indian Americans -- Minnesota.
Dates Creation: 01/12/1995
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 46 (Library Call Number)
AV1995.103.14 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'India Association of Minnesota Oral History Project (Phase 1)'


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