Reminiscences of Frank F. Gee : oral history, 2004.
|Creator: ||Gee, Frank F., 1937-||Project: ||September 11, 2001 telling lives oral history project: |
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|Phys. Desc. :||transcript: 69 p. sound recordings: 3 sound discs (48, 55, 41 min.) : digital ; 3 in.|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Scope and Contents
Background: born Taishan, China; reminiscences of Japanese Invasion and occupation of China 1940, impact of Communist Revolution; immigration to U.S. 1949, first meeting with father; gang violence in Chinatown; education: B.S. Engineering New York University, ROTC [Reserve Officers' Training Corps]; career: Merrill Lynch, restaurant owner, work with government to promote small businesses; U.S. Army service 1961-1964: reminiscences of Jim Crow laws and Vietnam War; volunteer work: American Legion and Chinese Benevolent Association.
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