Audio Recordings Interview with Bianca Oemig, Utah, November 22, 2001

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Oemig, Bianca
Oemig, Paulo
Dates 2001
Location Utah
Language Castilian
Subjects Emigration and Immigration
Personal Narratives
September 11 Terrorist Attacks
Interview with Bianca Oemig, Utah, November 22, 2001
Contributor Names
Oemig, Paulo (Interviewer)
Oemig, Bianca (Interviewee)
Created / Published
November 22, 2001
Subject Headings
-  Emigration and immigration
-  September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
-  Interviews
-  Personal narratives
-  Utah
Personal narratives
-  Sound Recording, Non-Music.
-  Interview conducted in Spanish.
-  Summary: Bianca Oemig, 72, came to America from Argentina in 1989. Her maiden trip to the United States, which was also her maiden flight on an airplane, was an emotional one. She missed her connecting flight and had no money, so she went to the cafeteria and was given a meal. She says America treated her with humanity, unlike Argentina. She thinks that all immigrants should be grateful for this country. The events of 9-11 are lamentable but America won't be caught off guard again. Ms. Oemig believes that the terrorists are mentally ill.
Call Number
AFC 2001/015: sr246a
Source Collection
September 11, 2001 Documentary Project Collection (AFC 2001/015)
American Folklife Center
Digital Id

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