Garcia, Abel 1985-06-20

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Abel Garcia, lifelong resident of Abernathy, Texas, discusses his life, education, family and Hispanic culture.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Abel Garcia

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Date: June 20, 1985

Location: Abernathy, Texas

Interviewer: Yolanda Romero

Length: 1 hour


Tape 1, Side 1: Abel Garcia, b: July 22, 1953, Port LaVaca Texas, Education, Parents, Garcia (again), Childhood, Working in the fields, Family background, Musical interest, Education, Lack of unity, Reasons, Farm life versus city life, To Abernathy, Texas, Reasons, Community life, Parents, Discipline, Siblings, Abernathy (again), Citizens, Impact of Garcia family.

Tape 1, Side 2: Garcia (again), Education (again), Socialization, Hispanic culture, Social aspects, Parents (again), Gender roles, Double standards, Garcia (again), Beliefs, Equality between genders, Importance of Hispanic culture, Views about community celebrations.

Range Dates: 1953-1985

Bulk Dates: 1960s-1985

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