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  • Hung Hsien oral history interview and transcript 

    Hsien, Hung (2017-05-12)
    Hung Hsien, also known as Margaret Chang, was born in Yangzhou, China in 1933 in a very artistic and prominent family. She settled in Taiwan with her family in 1948. She studied traditional Chinese painting with Prince Pu ...
  • Dr. Ed Wong oral history interview and transcript 

    Wong, Ed (2016-01-27)
    Dr. Ed Wong was born in San Antonio, Texas in 1932. After completing his undergraduate education at the University of Houston, Dr. Wong attended dental school at The University of Texas Dental Branch. Upon graduation, Dr. ...
  • Glenda Joe oral history interview and transcript 

    Joe, Glenda (2017-04-17)
    Glenda Joe is a Chinese-Irish-Texan business owner, activist, and festival director. She was born in Houston in 1952, to a Texan mother and Chinese father. Glenda’s father immigrated from Guangzhou in 1930 and opened a ...
  • Sulekh Jain oral history interview and transcript 

    Jain, Sulekh (2017-02-20)
    Sulekh Jain was born in 1937, in a small village in India. He was raised in a Jain household, and to this day Jainism remains a major part of his life. He attended college in India, where he earned a B.S. and M.Tech. in ...
  • William Orchard oral history interview 

    Orchard, William (2011-02-11)
  • Violeta Panis oral history interview and transcript 

    Panis, Violeta (2016-07-27)
    Violeta Panis was born in Agoo, La Union, Philippines. The oldest of six siblings, she lived with her grandmother from age nine through high school. She completed her nursing training in the Philippines and worked for a ...
  • Shelton Gee and Judy Gee Chong 

    Gee, Shelton; Chong, Judy Gee (2012-11-17)
    Shelton Gee is a successful businessman who owned many grocery stores and retired at the age of 50.
  • Raymond Gee oral history interview and transcript 

    Gee, Raymond (2012-09-07)
    Mr. Raymond Gee is a successful self-made businessman. He was born in China and immigrated to the US when he was about ten years old. He was in San Francisco for about three years, and then came to Houston to work in his ...
  • Jimmy Lin oral history interview and transcript 

    Lin, Jimmy (2014-11-15)
    The interviewee of this particular interview is Jimmy (Cho-Liang) Lin. He is originally from Taiwan and moved to Sydney, Australia to further his violin studies at the age of 11 at the Sydney Conservatorium. When he turned ...
  • Shahid Javed oral history interview and transcript 

    Javed, Shahid (2014-11-25)
    Shahid Javed was born in Lahore, Pakistan, in 1967. Today, 47 year-old Shahid lives in Houston with his wife and two daughters. He is currently employed at BP in Houston, but the journey that brought him here is a fascinating ...
  • Susan Kwok Annoura oral history interview and transcript 

    Annoura, Susan Kwok (2014-12-01)
    Susan Annoura was born in Silver Spring, Maryland, but grew up in Clear Lake Houston. Her parents are of Chinese heritage, and both worked at Lockheed Martin, a subcontractor of NASA. Susan went to college at Baylor ...
  • Gloria Ferrer Baterina oral history interview and transcript 

    Baterina, Gloria Ferrer (2014-10-26)
    Gloria Baterina was born in 1949 in Bago City, Philippines where her parents raised her along with her seven brothers and sisters. She attended college for two years and then took three years of nursing school in the ...
  • Debbie Lin oral history interview and transcript 

    Lin, Debbie (2014-10-25)
    Debbie Lin is originally from Taiwan and came to the Atlanta, Georgia with her family when she was 17. She attended Georgia Tech for undergrad and attended Emory University for medical school.
  • Theodore Wu oral history interview 

    Wu, Theodore Hong, Jr. (2014-10-16)
    No transcript available for this interview.
  • Cookie Joe oral history interview and transcript 

    Joe, Cookie (2014-11-29)
    Cookie Joe was born in Houston in 1953 to a Chinese immigrant father and a mother of Irish descent. She attended local public high school, graduating at the age of 16, and went on to study dance at the University of Houston.
  • Huyen Bui oral history interview and transcript 

    Huyen Bui (2013-02-11)
    Huyen Bui was born in Saigon in 1969. Huyen moved to Houston in the mid-2000s to marry his wife, a fellow Vietnamese immigrant whose family settled in Houston. He currently lives in West University with his wife and two ...
  • Thao Costis oral history interview and transcript 

    Thao Costis (2013-01-30)
    The main focus of the interview is on Thao’s life experience as a 1.5 generation Vietnamese immigrant, although issues of labor and capital are also discussed. The interview traces Thao’s background and journey to the US ...
  • Noshir Medhora oral history interview and transcript 

    Medhora, Noshir (2014-06-30)

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