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Reminiscences of Steven Wong, 2004

Creator: Wong, Steven, 1955-
Project: September 11, 2001 oral history collection.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :transcript: 78 pages sound recordings: 3 MiniDiscs (55, 63, 41 min.)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Private detective

Scope and Contents

Background: born Hong Kong, childhood games, immigration to United States 1971, racial discrimination in employment, Chinatown gang intimidation, civil rights activism; law enforcement work: undercover operations with Federal Bureau of Investigation and New York Police Department in drug trafficking, dealings with human smugglers; opening of private investigation office in 1998


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 2004

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