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Reminiscences of Clifford Tang : oral history, 2004.

Creator: Tang, Clifford, 1949-
Project: September 11, 2001 telling lives oral history project:
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 71 p. sound recordings: 2 sound discs (67, 57 min.) : digital ; 3 in.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Postal Worker.

Scope and Contents

Background: born Hong Kong, immigration to U.S. 1962, comparison of living conditions in China and United States, reminiscences of Chinatown, gang violence, experience with martial arts, sharpshooter in U.S. Army during Vietnam War; career: restaurant worker, NRA [National Rifle Association] instructor, post office worker; 9/11: problems with phone communication.


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