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Filipino Community Oral History Project: Interview with Victorino Alojado Sr.
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Victorino Alojado Sr. was born in Zamboanga City, Philippines. Shortly before the Japanese invaded the Philippines Victorino married and started a family. They hid in the mountains during the Japanese occupation. He moved the family to Minnesota in 1976 to escape martial law in the Philippines. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Growing up in Zamboanga; family; Sipa, a Filipino game; school; World War II; Victorino's wife and children; becoming an American citizen; the American dream.
1.25 hours sound cassette
56 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
01:13:20 running time
Interviewer: Malicsi, Lita
Interviewee: Alojado, Victorino Sr.
Made in: West Saint Paul, Dakota County, Minnesota, United States
Filipino Americans -- Minnesota.
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 126 (Library Call Number)
AV2011.16.1 (Accession Number)
MNHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Filipino Community Oral History Project'