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    • Leroy Chiao oral history interview and transcript 

      Chiao, Leroy (2019-06-18)
      Leroy Chiao was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1960. He spent most of his childhood in Danville, California with his two sisters and his parents. He was eight years old when he decided he wanted to be an astronaut after ...
    • Meng Yeh oral history interview and transcript 

      Yeh, Meng (2019-06-05)
      Dr. Meng Yeh was born in Hualien, Taiwan in 1961. After earning graduating from college in Taiwan, she came to the States in 1986 for her Master’s and Ph.D degree. She met her husband at UT Austin, started a family, and ...
    • Chitra Divakaruni oral history interview and transcript 

      Divakaruni, Chitra (2019-06-24)
      Dr. Chitra Divakaruni was born in Kolkata, India on July 29, 1956. At age nineteen, shemoved from India to the United States to pursue her master’s degree from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio, and she completed her ...
    • Don Wang oral history interview and transcript 

      Wang, Don (2019-06-14)
      Don Wang was born in Tainan, Taiwan in 1944. He grew up there with his two brothers and three sisters. After attending Chung Hsing University, he moved to the United States to attend graduate school at Utah State University ...
    • Directory of Jewish Organizations, Houston 

      Jewish Herald-Voice (1937)
    • Houston Hadassah meeting minutes notebook 

      Houston Hadassah (1937)
      Hadassah was founded in 1912 by Henrietta Szold after returning from a trip to pre-state Israel where she was horrified by the impact starvation and disease had on her people. She motivated Jewish women to support a feet-on ...
    • Richard Grimes oral history interview transcript 

      Grimes, Richard (2019-06-14)
      This oral history interview was recorded as part of The oH Project: Oral Histories of HIV/AIDS in Houston, Harris County, and Southeast Texas. Founding partners of the project include Legacy Community Health, Montrose ...
    • Ken Malone oral history interview transcript 

      Malone, Ken (2019-03-12)
      This oral history interview was recorded as part of The oH Project: Oral Histories of HIV/AIDS in Houston, Harris County, and Southeast Texas. Founding partners of the project include Legacy Community Health, Montrose ...
    • Shannon Schrader oral history interview transcript 

      Schrader, Shannon (2019-05-28)
      This oral history interview was recorded as part of The oH Project: Oral Histories of HIV/AIDS in Houston, Harris County, and Southeast Texas. Founding partners of the project include Legacy Community Health, Montrose ...
    • Truong Duy Nong oral history interview and transcript 

      Nong, Truong Duy (2019-03-08)
      Dr. Truong Duy Nong was born in 1958 and grew up in Saigon (now Ho Chi Minh City) during the Vietnam War. At the end of the war in 1975, Dr. Nong’s father (a member of the South Vietnam army) was sent to a “re-education ...
    • Cecil Fong oral history interview and transcript 

      Fong, Cecil (2019-06-08)
      Cecil Fong was born in Taipei, Taiwan in 1952. He and his younger brother grew up in Saigon until after the Tet Offensive in 1968, when Cecil joined some of his relatives in Houston. He attended Lamar High School for two ...
    • Matt Manalo oral history interview and transcript 

      Manalo, Matt (2019-06-12)
      Matt Manalo was born in 1984 in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines. He always enjoyed doing art as a child. His mother applied for a teaching job while on a vacation to the States, and when she was hired, the family ...
    • Samuel Wu oral history interview and transcript 

      Wu, Samuel (2019-04-14)
      Samuel Wu was born in Beijing China and spent the first 14 years there until his family moved to Hong Kong. He immigrated to the United States for his undergraduate studies, earning majors in Physics and Biophysics from ...
    • Ardry "Skeet" Boyle oral history interview transcript 

      Boyle, Ardry "Skeet" (2019-04-23)
      This oral history interview was recorded as part of The oH Project: Oral Histories of HIV/AIDS in Houston, Harris County, and Southeast Texas. Founding partners of the project include Legacy Community Health, Montrose ...
    • Gordon Gee oral history interview and transcript 

      Gee, Gordon (2012-09-06)
      Gordon Gee was born in New Orleans and lost his father at an early age. He went back to China and returned to the United States as a teenager. He worked at a Gee family grocery store and later at a Gee-owned restaurant. ...
    • George Chiou oral history interview and transcript 

      Chiou, George (2019-04-05)
      Dr. George Chiou was born in Taoyuan, Taiwan during the Japanese occupation before World War II, one of eleven children in his family. He worked several jobs growing up to support himself and his family. He studied ...
    • Vijay Goradia oral history interview and transcript 

      Goradia, Vijay (2019-02-16)
      Mr. Goradia was born in Bombay (now Mumbai), India in 1951. At the age of 17 he started his first factory with the help of his father. In his early twenties, tired of his routine life, Mr. Goradia decided to hitchhike ...
    • Vinod Bhuchar oral history interview and transcript 

      Bhuchar, Vinod (2019-01-27)
      Dr. Vinod Bhuchar is a physician and oncologist with his own private practice in Houston. He was born in Nawanshahr, India, and immigrated to the US to continue his education after graduating from medical school in India. ...
    • Marie Goradia oral history interview and transcript 

      Goradia, Marie (2019-02-23)
      Marie Goradia was born in Bombay in 1951. After earning her doctorate in molecular biology from Bhabha Atomic Research Center, she immigrated to New York for post-doctorate research, where she met her husband. After starting ...
    • Danny Everitt oral history and transcript 

      Everitt, Danny (2017-10-09)
      Danny Everitt arrived in Houston in the mid-1970s and became a part of the music scene as a singer-songwriter and as a front man for bands.