Lideres Latinos Oral History Project: Interview with Sylvia Garcia
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Sylvia Garcia was born in Crystal City, Texas but grew up in a migrant farming family. She married and settled in Moorhead, Minnesota where she raised her two children. Sylvia has a bachelor's degree in American Studies from Moorhead State University. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Family; migrant farming; education; community; Latino and American culture; raising her children; Latino foods; prejudices; Latino education in Moorhead; Spanish/English language barrier and medicine; Somali and Latino relations.
Quantity 1 digital file
60 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 02:26:28 running time
Creation Interviewer: Arauza, Abner
Interviewee: Garcia, Sylvia
Made in Moorhead, Clay County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Hispanic Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Moorhead, Clay County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 12/22/2010
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH135
Accession Number AV2011.2.14
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Lideres Latinos Oral History Project'

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