Mexican-American Oral History Project: Interview with Angel and Maria Garcia
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Angel Garcia was born and lived his early years in Houston, Texas. Maria Garcia was born in Chicago. In 1951 they moved to Winona County, where they raised three children. Angel Garcia is the prosperous owner of a trucking business, a tavern in Stockton, Minn., a farm and other real estate. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Their reasons for moving to Minnesota; educational history; their employment records; organizations; ways in which Mexican heritage has affected their lives; and continuation of Mexican culture. COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW: Their daughter, Chris, also speaks in the interview.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
6 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:13:15 running time
Creation Interviewee: Garcia, Angel
Interviewee: Garcia, Mrs. Maria
Interviewer: Sanchez, John A.
Made in Winona, Winona County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Mexican Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Winona, Winona County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 08/06/1976
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 49
Accession Number AV1996.92.23
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Mexican-American Oral History Project'

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