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Mexican-American Oral History Project: Interview with Leonard Lopez
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Leonard Lopez was born in Bass City, Kansas, on Jan. 24, 1921, and moved to St. Paul in 1933. He enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1942 and joined the St. Paul Police Department in 1949. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Childhood; work in beet fields; service in World War II; his Spanish and Indian ancestry; his career as a police officer; and his family and marriage.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
7 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:16:41 running time
Creation Narrator: Lopez, Mr. Leonard
Interviewer: Moosbrugger, Grant
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Mexican Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 08/04/1975
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 49
Accession Number AV1996.92.37
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Mexican-American Oral History Project'

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