|Fatafehi Tuavao, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Savani Aupiu, 16 October 2008: Pacific Islanders Oral History Project, U-1946
|No. 671 Fatafehi Tuavao
|Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
|I acknowledge and agree that all information I obtain as a result of accessing any oral history provided by the University of Utah's Marriott Library shall be used only for historical or scholarly or academic research purposes, and not for commercial purposes. I understand that any other use of the materials is not authorized by the University of Utah and may exceed the scope of permission granted to the University of Utah by the interviewer or interviewee. I may request permission for other uses, in writing to Special Collections at the Marriott Library, which the University of Utah may choose grant, in its sole discretion. I agree to defend, indemnify and hold the University of Utah and its Marriott Library harmless for and against any actions or claims that relate to my improper use of materials provided by the University of Utah.
|Tonga, http://sws.geonames.org/4032283/ ; Samoa, http://sws.geonames.org/4034894/ ; Provo, Utah County, Utah, United States, http://sws.geonames.org/5780026/
|Tuavao, Fatafehi--Interviews; Tongan Americans--Utah--Biography; Pacific Islanders--Utah--Social conditions; Latter Day Saints--Biography
|Transcript (33 pages) of an interview by Savani Aupiu with Fatafehi Tuavao on 16 October 2008. Part of the Pacific Islanders Oral History Project, Everett Cooley Collection tape no. U-1946
|Fatafehi Tuavao was born in Reno, Nevada, lives in Orem, Utah, and has three children. Shes Tongan and grew up in Tonga and Samoa, as well as Nevada. She grew up speaking Samoan and Tongan and talks about learning English. Fatafehi discusses her family´s culture and the traditions they kept. She talks about her experiences, and her parents´ experiences, with education. She also talks about her membership in the LDS church. Project: Pacific Islander. Interviewer: Savani Aupiu.
|oral histories (literary works)
|Digital Image © 2015 Utah State Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
|Is Part of
|Pacific Islanders Oral History Project
|Niko Amaya; Halima Noor; Patrick Miller
|Original scanned with Kirtas 2400 and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed TIFF. PDF generated by Adobe Acrobat Pro X for CONTENTdm display.
|Tongan Americans; Pacific Islanders; Mormons--Biography