Oral history interviews collected for theVoices of the Second Wavepublication, 2009-2010  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Yang, Dori Jones
Title
Oral history interviews collected for theVoices of the Second Wavepublication
Dates
2009-2010 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.42 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection Number
5675 (Accession No. 5675-001)
Summary
Audio recordings and transcripts of 35 interviews with Chinese American immigrants
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
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Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Yang is an author and journalist who has written about foreign affairs and the experiences of Chinese Americans living in the United States.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Audio recordings and transcripts of 35 interviews with Chinese American immigrants. These materials were the basis for the book,Voices of the Second Wave: Chinese Americans in Seattle: oral histories of 35 Chinese Americans who immigrated 1934-1968. Sometimes called the "lost generation," this "second wave" of immigrants was comprised of Mandarin-speaking Chinese who came to North America between 1934 and 1968. The interviews were collected by Dori Jones Yang in 2009 and 2010. Interviewees include: Jiu-Fong Lo Chang; Kuei-sheng Chang; Chen Shi-Han; Maria L. Koh; George Koo; Peter C. Ku; Sophia Ku; Agnes Lee; Conrad Lee; H.F. (Hsiung-Fei) Lee; Shiang-Yu Lee; Winnie Lee; Winnie Y. Lee; Paul Bao-Ho Liao; Hua Lin; Lillian Lin; Jung-Tai Lin; Lensey Namioka; Julie Pai; Kenneth Pai; Yih-Ho Michael Pao; Jack Peng; Tzy C. Peng; Dennis Su; Millie Su; Harold Tai; Joan Tai; C. C. Tien; Betty Tonglao; Peter Tonglao; Timothy Wang; Shiao-Yen Wu; Chen Yang Yang; Jean Yang; Margaret Chin-Yung Yang; Paul J. C. Yang; Isabella Yen; and Kao Shu-koo. Transcripts are available for all of the interviews. Audio recordings for Maria L. Koh, Betty and Paul Tonglao and Paul J.C. Yang are not included in the collection.

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Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Audio recordingsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1/1
Archival copies
2 compact discs
2009
1/2
Listening copies
2 compact discs
2009

Inventory, 2009Return to Top

Container(s): Box-folder 1/3

TranscriptsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1/4
Chang, Jiu-Fong Lo
2009
1/5
Chang, Kuei-Sheng
2009
1/6
Chen, Shi-Han
2009
1/7
Koh, Maria L.
2009
1/8
Koo, George
2009
1/9
Ku, Peter C.
2009
1/10
Ku, Sophia
2009
1/11
Liao, Paul Bao-Ho
2009
1/12
Lee, Agnes
2009
1/13
Lee, Conrad
2009
1/14
Lee, Hsiung-Fei
2009
1/15
Lee, Shiang-Yu
2009
1/16
Lee, Winnie
2009
1/17
Lee, Winnie Y.
2009
1/18
Lin, Hua and Lillian
2009
1/19
Lin, Jung-Tai
2009
1/20
Namioka, Lensey
2009
1/21
Pai, Julia
2009
1/22
Pai, Kenneth
2009
1/23
Pao, Yih-Ho Michael
2009
1/24
Peng, Jack
2009
1/25
Peng, Tzy C.
2009
1/26
Su, Dennis
2009
1/27
Su, Millie
2009
1/28
Tai, Harold
2009
1/29
Tai, Joan
2009
1/30
Tien, Chang-Chio
2009
1/31
Tonglao, Betty
2009
1/32
Tonglao, Peter
2009
1/33
Wang, Timothy
2009
1/34
Wu, Shiao-Yen
2009
1/35
Yang, Chao-Chen and Jean
2009
1/36
Yang, Margaret
2009
1/37
Yang, Paul J. C.
2009
1/38
Yen, Isabella and Kao, Shu-Koo
2009

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Chinese Americans--Washington (State)--Seattle--Interviews
  • Personal Names :
  • Chang, Jiu-Fong Lo--Interviews
  • Chang, Kuei-sheng--Interviews
  • Koh, Maria L.--Interviews
  • Koo, George--Interviews
  • Ku, Peter C.--Interviews
  • Ku, Sophia--Interviews
  • Lee , Shiang-Yu--Interviews
  • Lee, Agnes--Interviews
  • Lee, Conrad--Interviews
  • Lee, H. F. (Hsiung-Fei)--Interviews
  • Lee, Winnie Y.--Interviews
  • Lee, Winnie--Interviews
  • Liao, Paul Bao-Ho--Interviews
  • Lin, Hua--Interviews
  • Lin, Jung-Tai--Interviews
  • Lin, Lillian--Interviews
  • Namioka, Lensey--Interviews
  • Pai, Julie--Interviews
  • Pai, Kenneth--nterviews
  • Pao, Yih-Ho Michael--Interviews
  • Peng, Jack--Interviews
  • Peng, Tzy C.--Interviews
  • Shi-Han, Chen--Interviews
  • Shu-koo, Kao--Interviews
  • Su, Dennis--Interviews
  • Su, Millie--Interviews
  • Tai, Harold--Interviews
  • Tai, Joan--Interviews
  • Tien, C. C.--Interviews
  • Tonglao, Betty--Interviews
  • Tonglao, Peter--Interviews
  • Wang, Timothy--Interviews
  • Wu, Shiao-Yen--Interviews
  • Yang, Chen Yang-- Interviews
  • Yang, Jean--Interviews
  • Yang, Margaret Chin-Yung--Interviews
  • Yang, Paul J. C.--Interviews
  • Yen, Isabella, 1912-1991--Interviews
  • Geographical Names :
  • Seattle (Wash.)--Biography
  • United States--Emigration and immigration--Social aspects
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Oral
  • Transcripts
  • Titles within the Collection :
  • Voices of the second wave: Chinese Americans in Seattle : oral histories of 35 Chinese Americans who immigrated 1934-1968

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)