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Fresno Armenians

history of a diaspora community

by Berge Bulbulian

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Published by The Press at California State University, Fresno in Fresno, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Armenians -- California -- Fresno -- History.,
  • Fresno (Calif.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBerge Bulbulian.
    ContributionsShekoyan, Elish
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 287 p. :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18324830M
    ISBN 100912201355

    The large population of Armenians in Fresno is among the many reasons for Dr. Dana Walrath‘s visit to the Armenian Museum of Fresno, April. 6. Dr. Walrath spoke to a group of Armenians in Fresno about the story and motivation behind her book, Like Water on Stone. Walrath is an Armenian American author who has a passion for her heritage.


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Fresno may be best known to many Armenians as the birthplace of William Saroyan—the great Armenian-American author. A number of Saroyan related organizations, such as the William Saroyan Society, are still based out of Fresno, and the Fresno Metropolitan Museum is home to a permanent exhibit of Saroyan's works and personal objects.

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