Mexican-American Oral History Project: Interview with Arturo Zamora
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Arturo Zamora was born in Benjamin, Texas, in 1925, one of eleven children. He came to Cloquet, Minnesota, in 1931 with his parents and settled in 1938 near Hollandale, Minn., where his family has owned a farm since 1940. Zamora has worked at Wilson Meat Packing Co. in Albert Lea since 1945 and operates a restaurant near Albert Lea with his three brothers. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Family and early life; work in the meatpacking industry; Club Azteca, League of United Latin American Citizens and Knights of Columbus in Albert Lea; and his restaurant.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
5 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:13:49 running time
Creation Interviewee: Zamora, Arturo
Interviewer: Moosbrugger, Grant
Made in Albert Lea, Freeborn County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Mexican Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Albert Lea, Freeborn County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 07/15/1976
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 49
Accession Number AV1996.92.72
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Mexican-American Oral History Project'

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