Hispanic Oral History Project interviews, 1991

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Idaho Humanities Council. Hispanic Oral History Project
Title
Hispanic Oral History Project interviews
Dates
1991 (inclusive)
Quantity
36 cassettes
Collection Number
MG 491
Summary
Twenty-one oral history interviews with conducted with Hispanic immigrants and descendants of immigrants living and working in Idaho.
Repository
University of Idaho Library, Special Collections and Archives
Special Collections and Archives
University of Idaho Library
875 Perimeter Drive
MS 2350
Moscow, ID
83844-2350
Telephone: 2088850845
libspec@uidaho.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Languages
English

Historical NoteReturn to Top

In 1991, the Hispanic Oral History Project interviewed 22 Hispanic immigrants and descendents of immigrants who lived in Idaho. The project was sponsored by the Idaho Humanities Council, the Ethnic Heritage Committee of the Idaho Centennial Commission, and the Idaho Commission on Hispanic Affairs and resulted in the publication of the book Voces hispanas = Hispanic voices of Idaho.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection contains 21 interviews conducted in 1991 with Hispanic immigrants and descendents of immigrants in Idaho. The interviews are held on 36 audio cassettes, seven of the interviews have transcript indexes. Also, included with the collection are personal data forms of participants.

Participants in the project discuss topics including, how they (or their families) came to Idaho, family and social life, and work.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

[Description of Item], Hispanic Oral History Project interviews, MG 491, Special Collections and Archives, University of Idaho Library, Moscow, ID.

Restrictions on Use

Permission to reproduce or copy any portion of the tapes must be requested from the Idaho Humanities Council.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Materials were donated by the Idaho Humanities Council in 1992 (MA 1992-12).

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Oral History InterviewsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1
Interview Data Forms and Indexes
1991
object
1 2-3
Antonio A. Aguilar
2 cassettes
23 April 1991
1 4
Pablo Barbosa
1 cassette
9 January 1991
1 5
Celia Herrera (Sally) De La Garza
1 cassette
25 August 1991
1 6
Felicitas Garcia
1 cassette
19 October 1991
1 7-8
Oscar Garcia
2 cassettes
19 January 1991
1 9-10
Juanita Huerta
2 cassettes
12 March 1991
1 11-12
Maria (Mary) R. Lopez
2 cassettes
4 May 1991
1 13-14
Thomas Murillo
2 cassettes
13 May 1991
1 15-16
Henry Pena
2 cassettes
16 March 1991
1 17-18
Rita Perez
2 cassettes
25 August 1991
1 19
Ofilia Ramos
1 cassette
December 1991
1 20-21
Jose R. Rodriguez
2 cassettes
10 August 1991
1 22-23
Antonio (Tony) H. Rodriguez
2 cassettes
15 November 1991
1 24-25
Epigmenio J. Rosales
2 cassettes
23 May 1991
1 26-27
Jesuscita Salazar
2 cassettes
7 April 1991
1 28-29
Librado Salinas
2 cassettes
13 January 1991
1 30
Leonel Sanchez
1 cassette
15 January 1991
1 31-32
Victoria A. Sierra
2 cassettes
10 January 1991
1 33-34
Alfred Valenzuela
2 cassettes
January 1991
1 35
Elvira Varela
1 cassette
19 October 1991
1 36-37
Abel Vasquez
2 cassettes
13 January 1991

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Families
  • Hispanics (United States)
  • Hispanics (United States)--Social life and customs
  • Immigrants
  • Latinxs

Geographical Names

  • Idaho