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Mexican-American Oral History Project: Interview with Ramedo J. and Catalina Saucedo
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Ramedo Saucedo was born in St. Paul in 1930. Catalina Saucedo was born in Maxwell, Texas, in 1930 and moved to St. Paul in 1943. They were married in 1956 and have two children. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Ramedo Saucedo discusses life on St. Paul's West Side; his education at the University of Minnesota and several graduate schools; his teaching career at University and Southwest High Schools in Minneapolis, including the Hispanic Cultural Enrichment Program in that school system; and his work as the state's Mexican consul. Catalina Saucedo discusses her work at the consulate and her career as accountant, tax consultant and real estate agent as well as her participation in the Mexican-American community in St. Paul. They also discuss travels to Mexico. COMMENTS ON INTERVIEW: Ramedo Saucedo compiled "Mexican Americans in Minnesota: An Introduction to Historical Sources", published by the Minnesota Historical Society in 1977. Ramedo Saucedo also conducted interviews for the Mexican-American Oral History Project and was himself interviewed for the project.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
25 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:53:05 running time
Creation Narrator: Saucedo, Mr. Ramedo J.
Narrator: Saucedo, Mrs. Catalina
Interviewer: Sanchez, Mr. Juan A.
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Mexican
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 04/06/1977
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 49
Accession Number AV1996.92.65
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Mexican-American Oral History Project'