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Business, family and personal philanthropy in Peru, China, and the United States : oral history transcript / 1993.
BANC MSS 95/55 c; Phonotape 2753 C:1-22; BANC MSS 95/55 c
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Title:

Business, family and personal philanthropy in Peru, China, and the United States : oral history transcript / 1993

Creator/Contributor:

Wong-Vargas, Isabel, 1922-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Urtiaga, Umberto.

Creator/Contributor:

Nathan, Harriet, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Discusses family and early years in Peru, China, and Hong Kong; return to Peru and businesses there in 1951; being a business woman in Berkeley, Calif., since 1966; gives her thoughts on women in business, philanthropy, higher education; compares Chinese, Peruvian, and American cultures.

Date:

1993 (issued)

Subject:

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Businesswomen -- Peru -- Interviews
Businesswomen -- California -- Berkeley -- Interviews
Philanthropists -- California -- Interviews
World War, 1939-1945 -- China
Chinese American women -- California -- Interviews
China -- History -- 20th century
Hong Kong (China) -- History -- 20th century

Note:

Isabel Wong-Vargas ; with an introduction by Umberto Urtiaga ; interviews conducted by Harriet Nathan in 1989. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Audio tape recording of the interview also available. Classified as: Phonotape 2753 C:1-22
Also available online.
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library. Duplicate transcript.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Volume includes index.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (xiii, 328 p.) : ports. ; 29 cm.
22 cassette tapes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3d76
BANC MSS 95/55 c
Phonotape 2753 C:1-22
BANC MSS 95/55 c

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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