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Michelle Pehlman Interview Transcript

 Digital Record
Identifier: https://archives.nmu.edu/CUPS%20Transcripts/Interview_with_Michelle_Pehlman.pdf

Dates

  • 2014-11-29

Summary

Michelle Pehlman lived on St. Croix Island until the second grade when she attended school in Trinidad. Following Hurricane David in 1978, her family moved to Riverside, California. She studied at Oral Robert’s University in Tulsa, Oklahoma and has since lived in Baltimore, MD, and currently resides in Birdsboro, PA. She discusses her perception of life in each of these places, why her family moved to California, Hurricane David, her immediate family’s employment, her family’s transition to American culture and life, the effect of racism, the difference between heritage and culture, cultural pressure, her faith and its influence on her transition to American culture, and her opinions regarding current immigration issues.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish the Michelle Pehlman Interview Transcript must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, mrobyns@nmu.edu. The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

Extent

1 item (1 text file (11 page))

Language of Materials

English

Existence and Location of Originals

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Repository Details

Part of the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives Repository

Contact:
Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1225
906-227-1333 (Fax)

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