Lideres Latinos Oral History Project: Interview with Anna Amaya
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Anna Amaya was born in Moorhead, Minnesota. Through the Youth Exchange and Study she earned her GED and attended Moorhead State for two years. She married in Moorhead and raised four children. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Education; family background; Latino community; organizations; personal relationships; racism; bilingual in Spanish and English; church; farm work; lack of diversity; domestic struggles; financial struggles; Latino culture and tradition; La Virgen de Guadalupe; quinceañera; community services; strict childhood; and close family ties.
Quantity 1 digital file
53 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:14:02 running time
Creation Interviewer: Arauza, Abner
Interviewee: Amaya, Anna
Made in Moorhead, Clay County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Hispanic Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Moorhead, Clay County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 01/2010
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH135
Accession Number AV2011.2.1
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Lideres Latinos Oral History Project'

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