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    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • John Lomax III oral history and transcript 

      Lomax, John, III (2017-11)
      John Lomax III has carried on his family legacy of promoting and saving music, through writing about it and managing a variety of acts.
    • Jean Lanclos Valka oral history interview transcript 

      Valka, Jean Lanclos (2019-02-28)
      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 ...
    • Recording from Max Herzog to family at home during World War II 

      Herzog, Max (1943)
      Max Herzog was born on February 11, 1915 in Joliet, Illinois. When he graduated from high school in Joliet in 1932, Depression conditions led him to pursue his future in Texas where he had relatives. In Houston he met Mayme ...
    • Houston Hadassah scrapbook 

      Houston Hadassah (1973)
      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 ...
    • Antonia Ingversen oral history interview and transcript 

      Ingversen, Antonia (2018-10-20)
      Judge Antonia Ingversen was born on May 4th, 1946 in Manila Philippine. Her family immigrated to Missouri, United State when she was eight years old. She graduated from the University of Missouri in 1968 with a B.A. degree ...
    • Rich Layton oral history and transcript 

      Layton, Rich (2017-12-11)
      Rich Layton is a harmonica player who played for a variety of folk/rock singer-songwriters, bands, and is an original member of Dr. Rockit.
    • Bruce Bryant oral history and transcript 

      Bryant, Bruce (2018-01-31)
      Bruce Bryant directed "The Little Ol' Show That Comes on After Monty Python" on KPRC and "For the Sake of the Song: The Story of Anderson Fair, as well as was co-owner of The Sweetheart of Texas Concert Hall and Saloon.
    • Michael Wong oral history interview and transcript 

      Wong, Michael (2018-12-07)
      Dr. Michael Wong was born in Quebec City, Canada to Chinese immigrant parents. As a young child, he moved to California, assimilating into American culture and becoming a US citizen with his siblings and parents. From high ...
    • Ching-Hwa Kiang oral history interview and transcript 

      Kiang, Ching-Hwa (2019-02-08)
      Dr. Ching-Hwa Kiang was born in Taipei, Taiwan and grew up celebrating Chinese traditions and eating food from various regional influences in China and Taiwan. She was active in her school band playing the cornet at Taiwan’s ...
    • Thieu Dang oral history interview and transcript 

      Dang, Thieu (2018-10-26)
      Thieu Dang was born in Nam Định, Vietnam. As a child, he moved to Saigon, South Vietnam to live with his aunt and uncle amidst conflicts the First Indochina War and later on the Vietnam War. Dr. Dang studied agriculture ...