Oral History


Alison Talks About Watching TV

Primary Source

Hear Alison Wong, who came to the United States from China as a baby, talk about watching American TV in the 1970’s with her mother.

This oral history is part of our Upper Elementary Unit Plan. You can view the full unit plan here.


Associated Family Story Article

Middle School: 6-8th Grade, Upper Elementary: 4-5th Grade

The Wong Family Story

Learn about the Wong’s, a Chinese American family who lived in 103 Orchard Street in the 1970s.

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