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Refugee Arts Group/Southeast Asian Collection (Boston)

 Collection
Identifier: MF051

Scope and Contents

A large collection of various materials reflecting the work of Refugee Arts Group, an organization working with newly arrived immigrants from Southeast Asia in Massachusetts during the 1980s.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within late 1980s

Conditions Governing Access

For digitized items free from access restrictions, we are working to upload this material (pdfs, mp3s, jpgs) for public access, but it is an ongoing project. If you don’t find what you are looking for here, contact Special Collections (um.library.spc@maine.edu).

Conditions Governing Use

Rights assessment remains the responsibility of the researcher. Publication of any significant segment requires written permission of Nancy Sweezey.

Extent

10 linear feet

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

NA2328 Hmong, Laotian, Vietnamese and Cambodian Khmer individuals, Refugee Arts Group (Boston), late 1980s, Boston, Massachusetts; other communities. Large collection of various materials from the Refugee Arts Group including grant applications, newsletters, festival planning documents, clippings and transcriptions of 166 interviews with Hmong, Laotian, Vietnamese and Cambodian Khmer individuals. Included also are 18 video taped interviews. Text: 46 pp. index. Recordings: mfc_na2328_c1194_01, mfc_na2328_c1194_02, mfc_na2328_c1195_01, mfc_na2328_c1195_02, mfc_na2328_c1196_01, mfc_na2328_c1197_01, mfc_na2328_c1197_02, mfc_na2328_c1198_01, mfc_na2328_c1198_02, mfc_na2328_c1199_01, mfc_na2328_c1199_02, mfc_na2328_c1200_01, mfc_na2328_c1200_02, mfc_na2328_c1201_01, mfc_na2328_c1201_02, mfc_na2328_c1202_01, mfc_na2328_c1203_01, mfc_na2328_c1203_02, mfc_na2328_c1204_01, mfc_na2328_c1205_01, mfc_na2328_c1205_02, mfc_na2328_c1206_01, mfc_na2328_c1206_02, mfc_na2328_c1207_01, mfc_na2328_c1207_02, mfc_na2328_c1208_01, mfc_na2328_c1208_02, mfc_na2328_c1209_01, mfc_na2328_c1209_02, mfc_na2328_c1210_01, mfc_na2328_c1211_01, mfc_na2328_c1211_02, mfc_na2328_c1212_01, mfc_na2328_c1212_02, mfc_na2328_c1213_01, mfc_na2328_c1213_02, mfc_na2328_c1214_01, mfc_na2328_c1214_02, mfc_na2328_c1215_01, mfc_na2328_c1215_02, mfc_na2328_c1216_01, mfc_na2328_c1216_02, mfc_na2328_c1217_01, mfc_na2328_c1217_02, mfc_na2328_c1218_01, mfc_na2328_c1218_02, mfc_na2328_c1219_01, mfc_na2328_c1219_02, mfc_na2328_c1220_01, mfc_na2328_c1221_01, mfc_na2328_c1221_02, mfc_na2328_c1222_01, mfc_na2328_c1222_02, mfc_na2328_c1223_01, mfc_na2328_c1223_02, mfc_na2328_c1224_01, mfc_na2328_c1224_02, mfc_na2328_c1225_01, mfc_na2328_c1225_02, mfc_na2328_c1226_01, mfc_na2328_c1227_01, mfc_na2328_c1227_02, mfc_na2328_c1228_01, mfc_na2328_c1228_02, mfc_na2328_c1229_01, mfc_na2328_c1229_02, mfc_na2328_c1230_01, mfc_na2328_c1230_02, mfc_na2328_c1231_01, mfc_na2328_c1231_02, mfc_na2328_c1232_01, mfc_na2328_c1232_02, mfc_na2328_c1233_01, mfc_na2328_c1234_01, mfc_na2328_c1235_01, mfc_na2328_c1236_01, mfc_na2328_c1236_02, mfc_na2328_c1237_01, mfc_na2328_c1237_02, mfc_na2328_c1238_01, mfc_na2328_c1238_02, mfc_na2328_c1239_01, mfc_na2328_c1239_02, mfc_na2328_c1240_01, mfc_na2328_c1241_01, mfc_na2328_c1241_02, mfc_na2328_c1242_01, mfc_na2328_c1242_02, mfc_na2328_c1243_01, mfc_na2328_c1243_02, mfc_na2328_c1244_01, mfc_na2328_c1244_02, mfc_na2328_c1245_01, mfc_na2328_c1246_01, mfc_na2328_c1246_02, mfc_na2328_c1247_01, mfc_na2328_c1247_02, mfc_na2328_c1248_01, mfc_na2328_c1248_02, mfc_na2328_c1249_01, mfc_na2328_c1249_02, mfc_na2328_c1250_01, mfc_na2328_c1250_02, mfc_na2328_c1251_01, mfc_na2328_c1251_02, mfc_na2328_c1252_01, mfc_na2328_c1253_01, mfc_na2328_c1253_02, mfc_na2328_c1254_01, mfc_na2328_c1255_01, mfc_na2328_c1255_02, mfc_na2328_c1256_01, mfc_na2328_c1256_02, mfc_na2328_c1257_01, mfc_na2328_c1257_02, mfc_na2328_c1258_01, mfc_na2328_c1258_02, mfc_na2328_c1259_01, mfc_na2328_c1259_02, mfc_na2328_c1260_01, mfc_na2328_c1260_02, mfc_na2328_c1261_01, mfc_na2328_c1261_02, mfc_na2328_c1262_01, mfc_na2328_c1262_02, mfc_na2328_c1263_01, mfc_na2328_c1263_02, mfc_na2328_c1264_01, mfc_na2328_c1264_02, mfc_na2328_c1265_01, mfc_na2328_c1265_02, mfc_na2328_c1266_01, mfc_na2328_c1266_02, mfc_na2328_c1267_01, mfc_na2328_c1267_02, mfc_na2328_c1268_01, mfc_na2328_c1269_01, mfc_na2328_c1269_02, mfc_na2328_c1270_01, mfc_na2328_c1270_02, mfc_na2328_c1271_01, mfc_na2328_c1271_02, mfc_na2328_c1272_01, mfc_na2328_c1272_02, mfc_na2328_c1273_01, mfc_na2328_c1274_01, mfc_na2328_c1274_02, mfc_na2328_c1275_01, mfc_na2328_c1275_02, mfc_na2328_c1276_01, mfc_na2328_c1276_02, mfc_na2328_c1277_01, mfc_na2328_c1277_02, mfc_na2328_c1278_01, mfc_na2328_c1278_02, mfc_na2328_c1279_01, mfc_na2328_c1279_02, mfc_na2328_c1280_01, mfc_na2328_c1280_02, mfc_na2328_c1281_01, mfc_na2328_c1281_02, mfc_na2328_c1282_01, mfc_na2328_c1283_01, mfc_na2328_c1284_01, mfc_na2328_c1285_01, mfc_na2328_c1285_02, mfc_na2328_c1286_01, mfc_na2328_c1286_02, mfc_na2328_c1287_01, mfc_na2328_c1287_02, mfc_na2328_c1288_01, mfc_na2328_c1289_01, mfc_na2328_c1289_02, mfc_na2328_c1290_01, mfc_na2328_c1290_02, mfc_na2328_c1291_01, mfc_na2328_c1291_02, mfc_na2328_c1292_01, mfc_na2328_c1293_01, mfc_na2328_c1293_02, mfc_na2328_c1294_01, mfc_na2328_c1294_02, mfc_na2328_c1295_01, mfc_na2328_c1295_02, mfc_na2328_c1296_01, mfc_na2328_c1297_01, mfc_na2328_c1297_02, mfc_na2328_c1298_01, mfc_na2328_c1298_02, mfc_na2328_c1299_01, mfc_na2328_c1299_02, mfc_na2328_c1300_01, mfc_na2328_c1301_01, mfc_na2328_c1301_02, mfc_na2328_c1302_01, mfc_na2328_c1303_01, mfc_na2328_c1304_01, mfc_na2328_c1304_02, mfc_na2328_c1305_01, mfc_na2328_c1305_02, mfc_na2328_c1306_01, mfc_na2328_c1307_01, mfc_na2328_c1307_02, mfc_na2328_c1308_01, mfc_na2328_c1308_02, mfc_na2328_c1309_01, mfc_na2328_c1309_02, mfc_na2328_c1310_01, mfc_na2328_c1310_02, mfc_na2328_c1311_01, mfc_na2328_c1312_01, mfc_na2328_c1312_02, mfc_na2328_c1313_01, mfc_na2328_c1313_02, mfc_na2328_c1314_01, mfc_na2328_c1314_02, mfc_na2328_c1315_01, mfc_na2328_c1315_02, mfc_na2328_c1316_01, mfc_na2328_c1316_02, mfc_na2328_c1317_01, mfc_na2328_c1318_01, mfc_na2328_c1318_02, mfc_na2328_c1319_01, mfc_na2328_c1319_02, mfc_na2328_c1320_01, mfc_na2328_c1321_01, mfc_na2328_c1321_02, mfc_na2328_c1322_01, mfc_na2328_c1322_02, mfc_na2328_c1323_01, mfc_na2328_c1323_02, mfc_na2328_c1324_01, mfc_na2328_c1325_01, mfc_na2328_c1325_02, mfc_na2328_c1326_01, mfc_na2328_c1327_01, mfc_na2328_c1328_01, mfc_na2328_c1328_02, mfc_na2328_c1329_01, mfc_na2328_c1329_02, mfc_na2328_c1330_01, mfc_na2328_c1330_02, mfc_na2328_c1331_01, mfc_na2328_c1331_02, mfc_na2328_c1332_01, mfc_na2328_c1332_02, mfc_na2328_c1333_01, mfc_na2328_c1334_01, mfc_na2328_c1334_02, mfc_na2328_c1335_01, mfc_na2328_c1335_02, mfc_na2328_c1336_01, mfc_na2328_c1337_01, mfc_na2328_c1337_02, mfc_na2328_c1338_01, mfc_na2328_c1338_02, mfc_na2328_c1339_01, mfc_na2328_c1340_01, mfc_na2328_c1340_02, mfc_na2328_c1341_01, mfc_na2328_c1341_02, mfc_na2328_c1342_01, mfc_na2328_c1342_02, mfc_na2328_c1343_01, mfc_na2328_c1343_02, mfc_na2328_c1344_01, mfc_na2328_c1345_01, mfc_na2328_c1346_01, mfc_na2328_c1346_02, mfc_na2328_c1347_01, mfc_na2328_c1347_02, mfc_na2328_c1348_01, mfc_na2328_c1348_02, mfc_na2328_c1349_01, mfc_na2328_c1349_02, mfc_na2328_c1350_01, mfc_na2328_c1350_02, mfc_na2328_c1351_01, mfc_na2328_c1351_02, mfc_na2328_c1352_01, mfc_na2328_c1352_02, mfc_na2328_c1353_01, mfc_na2328_c1353_02, mfc_na2328_c1354_01, mfc_na2328_c1354_02, mfc_na2328_c1355_01, mfc_na2328_c1355_02, mfc_na2328_c1356_01, mfc_na2328_c1357_01, mfc_na2328_c1357_02, mfc_na2328_c1358_01, mfc_na2328_c1358_02, mfc_na2328_c1359_01, mfc_na2328_c1360_01 (177 hours 28 minutes). Video: mfc_na2328_v0078, mfc_na2328_v0079.1, mfc_na2328_v0079.2, mfc_na2328_v0079.3, mfc_na2328_v0080.1, mfc_na2328_v0080.2, mfc_na2328_v0080.3, mfc_na2328_v0081.1, mfc_na2328_v0081.2, mfc_na2328_v0081.3, mfc_na2328_v0081.4, mfc_na2328_v0081.5, mfc_na2328_v0082.1, mfc_na2328_v0082.2, mfc_na2328_v0082.3, mfc_na2328_v0082.4, mfc_na2328_v0082.5, mfc_na2328_v0083.1, mfc_na2328_v0083.2, mfc_na2328_v0084, mfc_na2328_v0085.1, mfc_na2328_v0085.2, mfc_na2328_v0086.1, mfc_na2328_v0086.2, mfc_na2328_v0087, mfc_na2328_v0088, mfc_na2328_v0089 (20 hours 43 minutes).

Existence and Location of Originals

Original audio and videos are at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress: AFC 2012/047 https://lccn.loc.gov/

Materials Specific Details

Audio files are the primary source material. Transcriptions are the transcriber's best effort to convert audio to text, but should be considered secondary to the audio.
Title
Guide to the Refugee Arts Group/Southeast Asian Collection (Boston)
Status
In Progress
Author
Amanda Marden
Date
March 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Northeast Archives of Folklore and Oral History Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207.581.1686