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Oral History of Phep Xuan Nguyen
Nguyen, Xuan Phep
Vu, Tramanh
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UC Irvine, Libraries, Southeast Asian Archive
Viet Stories: Vietnamese American Oral History project
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Scope/Content: An oral history with Mr. Phep Xuan Nguyen, a retired man who used to work as an electronics engineer. This interview focused on his experiences as a first generation Vietnamese American growing up in Vietnam. As a boat person, he is volunteering with the Oral Histories Project, UC Irvine in order to help preserve that history.
Scope/Content: This recording is from the Viet Stories Community Interviewers subcollection.
Scope/Content: Photograph of Phep Xuan Nguyen, Photographer Tram Anh Vu, 2013
1 mp3 audio file; 1 pdf transcription English; 1 pdf transcription Vietnamese; 1 pdf time log eng; 1 pdf field notes eng; 3 jpg image files.
Activism | Activist | Ancestor | Anticommunism | Anticommunist | Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) | Boat People | Buddhist | Business | Business owner | Catholic | Children | Citizenship | Civil rights | College or university | Communism | Communist | Death | Detention camp | Discrimination | Education | Elderly | Emigration | Employment | Engineer | Factory worker | Family | Family reunification | Farming | Festival | France | Freedom of religion | Freedom of speech | Health | Healthcare | High school | Human rights | Immigrant | Insurance agent | Language schools | Marketing | Marriage | Medical professional | Newspaper or magazine | Pharmacist | Physician | Politics | Radio | Rape | Refugee camp | Refugee camp (Philippines) | Religion | Restaurants | Soldier | Spirit | Student | Teacher | Technician | Tet Festival | Tradition or custom | Viet Cong | Viet Kieu | Vietnam War | Welfare | Youth | Little Saigon (Orange County, California) | Orange County, California | San Diego County, California | San Jose, California | San Francisco, California | Westminster, California | Vietnam, Northern | Vietnam, Southern | Can Tho (Vietnam) | Ha Noi (Vietnam) | Saigon (Vietnam)
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Community Interviewers

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