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Mexican-American Oral History Project: Interview with Maria R. Moran
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Maria Moran was born in St. Paul in 1928. Her parents had come from Mexico in the 1920s. In the late 1950s she founded the Ballet Folklorico Guadalupano, which strives to preserve the regional dances of Mexico. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Ballet Folklorico Guadalupano; childhood life in the West Side community, including early childhood experiences in dancing; regional Mexican dances, costumes and music.
Quantity 2 hours sound cassette
40 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:31:18 running time
Creation Narrator: Moran, Ms. Maria Rangel
Interviewer: Moosbrugger, Grant
Made in North Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Mexican
Made in North Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 07/22/1975
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
ID Number OH 49
Accession Number AV1996.92.50
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Mexican-American Oral History Project'