Sanchez, Mary Lou 1987-01-12

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Mary Lou Sanchez answers questions pertaining to a generational study conducted by Yolanda Romero.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Mary Lou Sanchez

Additional Parties Recorded: None

Date: January 12, 1987

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: Yolanda Romero

Length: 37 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Mary Lou Sanchez, Age—42 years old, Birthplace: Lubbock, Texas, Parents, Jesus Ibarra, father, Rose Ibarra, mother, Remarried, Mother (again), Remarriage, Reasons for moving to Lubbock, Migrant, First residence in Lubbock, Mother (again), Occupation, Early Lubbock, Streets, Migrant workers, Living quarters, Grandfather—Stories, Member of Pancho Villa’s troops, Grandmother, Marriage, Children, Career, Songwriter, Parents (again), Lifestyle, Lubbock (again), Opportunities, Education, Children (again), Lifestyle, Education, Occupations (again), Social welfare, Inequities, Minorities, Job opportunities, Children (again), Mother (again).

Tape 1, Side 2: Mary Lou Sanchez (continued), Mother (continued), Health problems, Religion, Hispanics, Resources, Discrimination, El Barrio, Pedro Lopez, La Petrita.

Range Dates: 1945-1987

Bulk Dates: 1945-1987

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