Hmong Oral History Project: Interview with Ge Yang

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Titles Hmong Oral History Project: Interview with Ge Yang
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Ge Yang in an 18 year old senior at South High School. He immigrated to the United States with his parents in 1975. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Ge Yang talks about his life in Minnesota, and what it means to be a Hmong man. Ge Yang discusses various aspects of the Hmong culture, in particular the traditional customs of marriage and also the importance of the Hmong culture to him and how it affects his future. He advises all young people to stay away from gangs and to listen to the advice that their parents offer to them.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
24 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:53:01 running time
Creation Interviewee: Yang, Ge
Interviewer: Numrich, Charles H. (Charles Henry)
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Hmong Americans -- Minnesota.
Dates Creation: 09/10/1992
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 16 (Library Call Number)
AV1994.94.3 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Hmong Oral History Project'


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