Khmer Oral History Project: Interview with Seng Prom

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Titles Khmer Oral History Project: Interview with Seng Prom
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: In 1975, Seng Prom was living in Battambang City with his younger siblings while his parents lived on a farm outside of the city. He was an unlicensed primary school teacher. The Khmer Rouge separated the family into different camps, working in agriculture or building dams for most of the daylight hours with very little food. He arrived in Thailand in 1979 and corresponded with a man in St. Paul who served as his sponsor to come to Minnesota in 1981. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Why Minnesota.
Quantity 1.5 hours videocassette
33 pages transcript
Format Content Category: moving images
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:45:41 running time
Creation Interviewee: Prom, Seng
Interviewer: Jacks, Sharon
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Khmer Americans -- Minnesota.
Dates Creation: 07/31/1992
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 91 (Library Call Number)
AV1993.120.11 (Accession Number)
More Info MNHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Khmer Oral History Project'


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