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Filipino Community Oral History Project: Interview with Adelbert Batica
BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Adelbert Batica was born in Manila, Philippines. He was imprisoned by Ferdinand Marcos for his opposition to martial law in the Philippines. After being released Batica and his wife left the Philippines for the U.S. He lives in Minnesota with his family working for the Department of Transportation and acting as a leader in the Filipino community. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Family; childhood; poverty in the Philippines; college; martial law under Ferdinand Marcos; being a political prisoner; marriage; immigrating; traveling to Peru; the Filipino-American community; People Power Revolution; politics; personal heroes; activism.
1.25 hours sound cassette
53 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
01:20:31 running time
Interviewer: Malicsi, Lita
Interviewee: Batica, Adelbert
Made in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Filipino Americans -- Minnesota.
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
OH 126 (Library Call Number)
AV2011.16.3 (Accession Number)
MNHS Library Catalog
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Filipino Community Oral History Project'