Mexican-American Oral History Project: Interview with Romaldo Jimenez
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Romaldo Jimenez was born in Jalisco, Mexico, in 1912 and left the country in 1926. He worked in Texas and Kansas and arrived in Walters, Minnesota, in 1933. At the time of the interview he was living in Albert Lea. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Working in the beet fields; renting land to plant his own crops; and raising his 13 children. COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW: In Spanish, transcribed into English.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
4 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:21:22 running time
Creation Interviewee: Jimenez, Romaldo
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: 07/26/1976
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 49
Accession Number AV1996.92.35
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Mexican-American Oral History Project'

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