Cache Valley Refugee Oral History Project, 2015  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Fife Folklore Archives
Title
Cache Valley Refugee Oral History Project
Dates
2015 (inclusive)
Quantity
16 interviews , (41.4 GB)
Collection Number
UUS_FOLK COLL 58
Summary
Cache Valley, Utah is the home of Burmese Muslim, Karen, and Eritrean refugees. Documenting and preserving their stories is an important goal of Utah State University’s Fife Folklore Archives (FFA). In May 2015, USU’s FFA and Folklore Program, with help from the Karen community, hosted a Library of Congress Field School for Cultural Documentation: “Voices: Refugees in Cache Valley.” Field school students worked to document Cache Valley’s recent refugee communities. This collection, Folk Coll 58: Cache Valley Refugee Oral History Project, houses the physical recordings and associated materials of the interviews which took place during this field school.
Repository
Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Special Collections and Archives
Merrill-Cazier Library
Utah State University
Logan, UT
84322-3000
Telephone: 435-797-2663
Fax: 435-797-2880
scweb@usu.edu
Access Restrictions

No restrictions on use, except: not available through interlibrary loan.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

In May 2015, USU’s Fife Folklore Archives and Folklore Program hosted “Voices: Refugees in Cache Valley,” a Library of Congress Field School for Cultural Documentation. This three week summer field school trained students to document and deposit the important stories of Burmese Muslim, Karen, and Eritrean refugees in the Fife Folklore Archives at Utah State University’s (USU) Special Collections and Archives which resulted in this collection, Folk Coll 58: Cache Valley Refugee Oral History Project.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection contains the physical recordings and associated materials of the Cache Valley Refugee Oral History Project. A product of the 2015 Library of Congress Field School for Cultural Documentation: “Voices: Refugees in Cache Valley” made possible by Utah State University’s Fife Folklore Archive and Folklore Program, with help from the Karen community, and the Library of Congress.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Cache Valley Refugee Oral History Project must be obtained from theCurator of the Fife Folklore Archives and/or the Special Collections Department Head.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: USU_Folk Coll 58: Cache Valley Refugee Oral History Project; Fife Folklore Archives, Special Collections and Archives. Utah State University Merrill-Cazier Library. Logan, Utah.

Following Citations:USU_Folk Coll 58, USUSCA.

Alternative Forms Available

There is a digital collection with an Omeka digital exhibit.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Series I:  Burmese Muslim RefugeesReturn to Top

Description Dates
Item 1:  Click to access
2015-05-17
Item 2:  Click to access
2015-05-17
Item 3:  Click to access
2015-05-18
Item 4:  Click to access
2015-05-18
Item 5:  Click to access
2015-05-18
Item 6:  Click to access
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Item 7:  Click to access
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Item 13:  Click to access
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Item 14:  Click to access
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Item 15:  Click to access
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Item 16:  Click to access
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Item 17:  Click to access
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Item 55:  Click to access
2015-05-17
Item 56:  Click to access
2015-05-16
Item 57:  Click to access
2015-05-16
No photographs available per Interviewees request
Item 58:  Click to access
2015-05-16
Item 59:  Click to access
2015-05-16
Item 60:  Click to access
2015-05-18
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2015-05-18
Item 69:  Click to access
2015-05-18

Series II:  Eritrean Refugees Return to Top

Description Dates
Item 70:  Click to access
2015-05-17
Item 71:  Click to access
2015-05-17
Item 72:  Click to access
2015-05-17
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2015-05-17
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2015-05-23
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2015-05-16
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2015-05-16
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2015-05-16

Series III:  Karen RefugeesReturn to Top

Description Dates
Item 123:  Click to access
2015-05-18
Item 124:  Click to access
2015-05-18
Item 125:  Click to access
2015-05-18
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2015-05-18
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2015-05-18
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Item 136:  Click to access
2015-05-19
Item 137:  Click to access
2015-05-19
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