Reminiscences of Mandeet Sobti : oral history, 2005.
|Creator: ||Sobti, Mandeet, 1962-||Project: ||September 11, 2001 oral history narrative and memory project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||transcript 65 pages sound recordings 2 audiocassettes (119 min.)|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Tax Business Owner.
Scope and Contents
Born in India; education: Bachelor of Commerce (India), student politics; moving to US: life in Bronx,; career after moving: Bronx supermarket, family clothing business, employee at and owner of tax business; September 11th: reminiscence of day, traveling to work, witness of events; post-9/11: discrimination, discussion of Sikhs and Muslims, verbal attacks on street, threats at casinos; Post 9/11 family experience: FBI visit with parents, discrimination at son's school, son's and daughter's opinions about Sikh identity and daily life.
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