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Reminiscences of Theodore Leong : oral history, 2004.

Creator: Leong, Theodore, 1930-
Project: September 11, 2001 telling lives oral history project:
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 40 p. sound recordings: 2 sound discs (50, 52 min.) : digital ; 3 in.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Retired Veteran.

Scope and Contents

Born Brooklyn, NY; career: Hazeltine Electronics, supervisor for New York Telephone Company, Small Business Assistance Project in Chinatown, Vice Commander of New York County American Legion; Finance Officer of Lieutenant B. R. Kim Lau Post 1291 in Chinatown; Air Force service (1950-1954): basic training in Texas and South Carolina, racial discrimination, radio operations, contrast between service and civilian life.


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