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dc.creatorPendon, Gregorio
dc.date.accessioned 2022-09-15T13:09:59Z
dc.date.available 2022-09-15T13:09:59Z
dc.date.issued 2021-10-22
dc.identifier.citation Pendon, Gregorio, interview by Stacy, Katie. October 22, 2021. Houston Asian American Archives oral history interviews, MS 573, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University. https://hdl.handle.net/1911/113202.
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/113202
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 Gregorio (Greg) Pendon was born in 1941 in the town of Pototan, in the province Iloilo, Philippines. During his childhood, he lived with his parents, five siblings, and 4 cousins. He was also close with his grandmother, Gregoria, after whom he was named. He earned a bachelor’s degree at Adamson University in Manila, Philippines, in the field of chemical engineering, came as a student to the United States to earn his PhD in Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University. While attending Texas A&M, he met Luzviminda (Lucy) Naguit, and they married. The Pendons have 4 children: Regina, Joseph, Maria, and Greg. Greg Pendon and his wife Lucy currently reside in West Columbia, Texas, a small city located 55 miles southwest of Houston. This interview covers Greg Pendon’s childhood, immigration to the United States, education, career in chemical engineering (primarily at Dow Chemical Company), as well as his family.
dc.format.extent 01:54:36
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. It is being made available for non-profit educational use.
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dc.title Gregorio Pendon oral history interview and transcript
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 2021
dc.source.collection Houston Asian American Archives oral history interviews, MS 573, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
dc.identifier.digital wrc17630
dc.type.genre oral histories (document genres)
dc.type.dcmi Sound
dc.type.dcmi Text
dc.type.dcmi MovingImage
dc.contributor.interviewer Stacy, Katie
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