Mexican-American Oral History Project: Interview with Angelita R. Martinez
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Angelita Reyes Martinez was born Sept. 27, 1927, in Waterloo, Iowa. She moved to St. Clair, Minnesota, with her parents in 1930 and moved to Minneapolis in 1934. She married Ramon Martinez in 1946. At the time of the interview she had three grandchildren, Ramona, Vicente and Georgie Ann. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Family history; education; visits to Mexico; founding of the Twin Cities chapters of the League of United Latin American Citizens; Mexican customs and holidays; and the meaning of being a real Mexicana. COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW: In Spanish.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
7 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:30:08 running time
Creation Interviewee: Martinez, Mrs. Angelita Reyes
Interviewer: Lopez, Ms. Rochelle R.
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Mexican Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 08/20/1976
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 49
Accession Number AV1996.92.38
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Mexican-American Oral History Project'

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