Lideres Latinos Oral History Project: Interview with Ken Mendez
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Ken Mendez was born in 1963 in Crookston, Minnesota. Mendez graduated with a degree in Communications from the University of Minnesota, Crookston. He was an active member of the Latino community in Crookston, where he worked with Migrant Health and volunteered for the Fiesta in the Spirit of Cinco de Mayo. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Family; Crookston's Latino community; food; traditions; celebrations; holidays; community support and service in Crookston; fundraising for a scholarship he created.
Quantity 2 digital file
43 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:18:09 running time
Creation Interviewer: Arauza, Abner
Interviewee: Mendez, Ken
Made in Crookston, Polk County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Hispanic Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Crookston, Polk County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 02/25/2013
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH135
Accession Number AV2011.2.49
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Lideres Latinos Oral History Project'

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