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dc.creatorJain, Urvashi
dc.date.accessioned 2018-12-21T20:48:53Z
dc.date.available 2018-12-21T20:48:53Z
dc.date.issued 2018-07-25
dc.identifier.citation Jain, Urvashi, interview by Clark, Zoe and Davis, Sara. July 25, 2018. Houston Asian American Archives oral history interviews, MS 573, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University. https://hdl.handle.net/1911/104941.
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/104941
dc.description This recording and transcript form part of a collection of oral history interviews conducted by the Chao Center for Asian Studies at Rice University. This collection includes audio recordings and transcripts of interviews with Asian Americans native to or living in Houston.
dc.description.abstract Urvashi Jain was born in Mumbai, India, where she grew up in a Jain community, going to temple daily and practicing Jainism from birth. She first came to the United States in 1987 to Athens, Ohio where her husband completed his master's degree in chemical engineering. And for the last 25 years, she has been living in Houston with her husband, son, daughter and two dogs. She is the president of the Jain Center of Houston and is planning on starting another Montessori school with her son. She enjoys travelling and playing the role as mother at home, the Jain Center of Houston, and her Montessori school.
dc.format.extent 00:49:50
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.rights The copyright holder for this material has granted Rice University permission to share this material online.
dc.rightsPermission to examine physical and digital collection items does not imply permission for publication. Fondren Library’s Woodson Research Center / Special Collections has made these materials available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any uses beyond the spirit of Fair Use require permission from owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See http://library.rice.edu/guides/publishing-wrc-materials
dc.title Urvashi Jain oral history interview
dc.digitization.specifications This oral history material was born digital, with audio masters in wav format and derivatives in mp3 format, video in mp4 format, transcript text in Word format converted to PDF. In some cases audio masters are not provided, only an mp3 access file.
dc.date.digital 2018
dc.source.collection Houston Asian American Archives oral history interviews, MS 573, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
dc.identifier.digital wrc09039
dc.type.genre oral histories (document genres)
dc.type.dcmi Sound
dc.type.dcmi Text
dc.type.dcmi MovingImage
dc.contributor.interviewer Clark, Zoe
dc.contributor.interviewer Davis, Sara
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