Mexican-American Oral History Project: Interview with Tony Martinez
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Tony Martinez was born in St. Paul on Oct. 31, 1932, and attended Lafayette, Franklin and Lincoln schools in St. Paul before graduating from Johnson High School. He worked in the fields with the Cortez family, entered the military in 1950, and worked with a private mapping company and the state highway department's mapping department. Later he established the Martinez Orthography Company, of which he is owner and president. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: His life as a worker in the fields; schools; the armed forces; and his start as the owner of a business.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
12 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:25:00 running time
Creation Interviewee: Martinez, Tony
Interviewer: Moosbrugger, Grant
Made in Burnsville, Dakota County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Mexican Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Burnsville, Dakota County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 06/18/1975
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 49
Accession Number AV1996.92.40
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Mexican-American Oral History Project'

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