Kjolseth, Silvia Siordia


Title
Kjolseth, Silvia Siordia
Creator:
Kjolseth, Silvia Siordia, interviewee; Semprum, Maria, 1962-, interviewer; Tohno, Akiko, 1981- , videographer;
Date Recorded:
September 10, 2014
Date digitized:
September 10, 2014
Length of interview:
34 minutes
Description:

Silvia Kjolseth was born and raised in Mexico, and she moved to the United States in 1964 when she married her husband, an American. She has lived in this country for 50 years and in Boulder since 1971. She talks about the geography, climate, and culture of Mexico; the beauty of Boulder and how this city now is her home and a place that she loves; her medical education and her work as a doctor for Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains; and her involvement with the Boulder Public Library.

 

Subject:
Tate, Ellen
Elturk, Ghada
immigrants Colorado Boulder
Mexico
Libraries and adult education Colorado Boulder
Planned Parenthood Colorado
Language:
English
Original Format:
digital mini DV
Notes:
This interview is part of a series in which immigrants who were members of the Boulder Public Library Outreach Program’s English conversation class interviewed each other about their home countries and their experiences since arriving in Boulder.
Local call number:
oh1993
Copyright:
Copyright restrictions applying to the use or reproduction of oral history interviews are available from the Carnegie Branch Library for Local History/Boulder Public Library.
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