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From seven rivers to ten thousand lakes : Minnesota's Indian American community / Preeti Mathur ; foreword by Dr. S.K. Dash.

Mathur, Preeti, (author.). Dash, S. K. (Sushil Kumar), (writer of foreword.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

1 current hold with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Detroit Lakes Public Library 305.8914 MAT (Text) 33500013178702 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681341149
  • ISBN: 168134114X
  • Physical Description: x, 133 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 28 cm
  • Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Minnesota Historical Society Press, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 125) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction and overview -- Coming to Minnesota -- Settling down, adapting, and assimilating -- Preserving culture, heritage, family values, and traditions -- Dealing with discrimination, adversity, and loss -- Spotlighting segments of the Indian population -- Contributing to Minnesota -- Looking into the future.
Summary, etc.:
"Through personal stories and vivid photographs, From Seven Rivers to Ten Thousand Lakes offers an overview of the Indian people and the conditions that have spurred immigration to Minnesota; the experiences of settling in the state and establishing a community here; the professional, political, and economic contributions of Indian Americans in Minnesota, including both permanent and visiting residents; and the pursuit and celebration of cultural and religious traditions in this, their adopted home. Profiles of prominent individuals, businesses, and organizations that form the cornerstones of the Indian American community in Minnesota round out the narrative"-- From the back cover.
Subject: East Indian Americans > Minnesota.
Emigration and immigration.
Social integration > Minnesota.
East Indian Americans.

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