File 2021-003/007 - Egypt’s Migrants in Canada: Past and Present

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Egypt’s Migrants in Canada: Past and Present

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  • 2021 (Creation)

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2 textual files : PDF
2 textual file : DOCX
5 video files : MP4
3 video file : M4A

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File consists of oral histories that explore the motivations, journey, challenges, and settlement of individuals and groups in Ontario, Canada. Interviewees are first- and second-generation immigrants from Cairo and Alexandria. Interviews conducted by Karen Abdelsaid and Sarah Al Naqeeb from York University as part of their undergraduate public history student placements. Records include audio and video oral histories, transcripts, and consent forms.

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Scope and content note based on Egypt Migration’s digital exhibit “Egypt’s Migrants in Canada: Past and Present” ( See also “Interviewers reflect on oral history exhibit” ( for more information about interviewers’ experiences conducting oral histories.

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2022/09/22 KCP. Created.

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