Search for tag: "amazon"

MWCoh-0063-2 (Side A) ( Nursing/Seiber Murder)

No name or description given for audio from Museum of Western Colorado. Title: Nursing/Seiber Murder

From  SCA-DCS-Owners 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Oral History Interview with Victor Martinez Alem 2003 June 28

Father did not want him to work as a bracero finally paid for a "coyote" to get his contract in Empalme Sonor. Waited for one month there and got help from an officer to finally get…

From  SCA-DCS-Owners 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Oral History Interview with Miguel Ortega Alvarez 2003 August 5

Mr. Ortega was born in Miacatln Morelos. help he received from people when trying to get a contract as a bracero. Picked green tomato lettuce and packed lettuce. Worked as a bracero until 1964.

From  SCA-DCS-Owners 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Oral History Interview with Bernado Trevino Cervantes 2003 June 30

Mr. Trevino was born in Salanillo Coohuila. He was hired as a bracero in Zacatecas and enlisted in Monterrey. He remembers being sprayed with pesticides at the border. He worked in Edinburg TX…

From  SCA-DCS-Owners 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Oral History Interview with Heleodoro Martinez Solis 2002 May 15 (Disc 2)

Mr. Martinez grew up in Emetepec Hidalgo. He worked as a bracero in Califonia and Texas; picking orange lemon tomato green pepper carrot celery and cotton. Activities he did from 1951 to 1956.

From  SCA-DCS-Owners 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Oral History Interview with Homero Lopez Ortiz 2002 May 31

Mr. Lopez grew up in Petatlan Guerrero. He worked as a bracero in California Texas New Mexico and Arkansas picking tomato cantaloupe sugar beet and cotton. Activities he did from 1954 to 1962.

From  SCA-DCS-Owners 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Oral History Interview with Heleodoro Martinez Solis 2002 May 15 (Disc 1)

Mr. Martinez grew up in Emetepec Hidalgo. He worked as a bracero in Califonia and Texas; picking orange lemon tomato green pepper carrot celery and cotton. Activities he did from 1951 to 1956.

From  SCA-DCS-Owners 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Oral History Interview with Cándido Delgado 1979 June 5

Began crossing into the United States at the age of 11. Experiences with immigration officials and experiences working as a bracero in the 1950s.

From  SCA-DCS-Owners 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Oral History Interview with Aurora E. Perea 1978 May 16

Mexican Revolution in which all of her brothers were killed. Came to the United States and dedicated much of her life to religious work including caring for orphans and the sick. Lydia Patterson…

From  SCA-DCS-Owners 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Oral History Interview with Francisco Uviaa 1979 August 14 (Side B)

Born in Durango Mexico. Recollections of his chilhood and youth. Job experiences. Came to Ciudad Juarez in 1953. Worked as a bracero in Pecos and Ysleta Texas. Had an accident while on the job.…

From  SCA-DCS-Owners 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Oral History Interview with Francisco Uviaa 1979 August 14 (Side A)

Born in Durango Mexico. Recollections of his chilhood and youth. Job experiences. Came to Ciudad Juarez in 1953. Worked as a bracero in Pecos and Ysleta Texas. Had an accident while on the job.…

From  SCA-DCS-Owners 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Oral History Interview with Gregorio Garcia 1979 September 10

Born in Mexico and came from a large family many of whom died during the Spanish Flu of 1918. The Mexican Revolution and various personalities. Came to the United States in 1925 and worked with the…

From  SCA-DCS-Owners 0 likes 2 plays 0