2 results found for: subject:"Refugees--Vietnam"

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1979 Mar. 14

CBS News

Your Turn: Letters to CBS News

Sharron Lovejoy hosts a program which gives critics of various news stories presented by CBS News air time to say what they think. The topics of this segment included reactions to a report on population control in Singapore, a report on the effect of divorce on children, Vietnamese refugees coming to the United States, and a look at what life is like in Creedmore Psychiatric Center, a New York State m... more

Judi Chamberlin Papers

2018 Apr. 22

Nguyen, Phong P.

Phong P. Nguyen: interview with Jesse Linder and Minh Nguyen

Springfield (Mass.) - When he immigrated from Vietnam in his mid 20's, fully acclimating to life in the United States seemed a nearly insurmountable challenge to our interviewee, Phong Nguyen. As he described in detail, the night and day contrast of American and Vietnamese culture made adjustment exceedingly difficult. Nguyen found himself needing to adjust to facets of everyday life from the automatic doors of grocery sto... more

Asian Americans in Western Mass. Oral History Collection