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    • Abel Billy Martinez oral history interview 2012-08-24 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Martinez, Abel Billy (2012-08-24)
      This interview features Billy Martinez as he discusses his life growing up. Martinez goes on to describe his political views and what got him interesting in fighting for Labor Unions.
    • Alejandro Huerta oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Huerta, Alejandro (2013-03-25)
      This interview features Alejandro Huerta, member of Texas Tech’s LULAC organization, the League of United Latin American Citizens. He discusses LULAC’s endeavor to increase voting rates among students, Latinos in particular, ...
    • Alfredo H. Benavides oral history interview 2015-09-28 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Benavides, Alfredo H. (2015-09-28)
      This interview features Alfredo Benavides, who discusses his family history, growing up in Texas, things that made a mark on him growing up, his college career, and his time spent in Michigan. Benavides went to Texas A&I ...
    • Alfredo H. Benavides oral history interview 2015-10-06 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Benavides, Alfredo H. (2015-10-06)
      This is the second in a series of interviews featuring Alfredo Benavides. In this interview, Benavides recounts his doctoral research, his employment at different universities, and programs/initiatives he set up in those ...
    • Amanda Salazar oral history interview 2015-07-31 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Salazar, Amanda (2015-07-31)
      This interview features Amanda Salazar. Salazar talks about growing up in Lubbock and her involvement with the Miss Hispanic Lubbock pageant, which she eventually won. Salazar also talks about attending Texas Tech and her ...
    • America Ramos oral history interview 2011-01-25 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Ramos, America (2011-01-25)
      This interview features America Ramos as she discusses her involvement with the fiestas and pageants in Lubbock. In this interview, Ramos describes her life growing up and leaving school to support her family. She then ...
    • Christina Carrizales oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Carizales, Christina (2017-11-15)
    • Daniel Castro oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Castro, Daniel (2013-10-04)
      This interview features Daniel Castro, president of the Lubbock Lions Club and Texas Tech Alum. Castro discusses his leadership in the Lubbock community and his career as a financial advisor.
    • David Quirino oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Quirino, David (2013-03-10)
      This interview features David Quirino, high school instructor and wrestling coach at Randall High School in Amarillo, Texas. David recounts how he got into wrestling, his college wrestling career in Kearney, Nebraska, and ...
    • Fidela Perez De Lira oral history interview 2009-11-14 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Perez De Lira, Fidela (2009-11-14)
      This interview features Fidela Perez De Lira as she discusses her life growing up in Lubbock, and working in the medical field as a nurse. In this interview, Fidela describes why her family moved to Lubbock and what it was ...
    • Froy Salinas oral history interview 2008-06-30 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Salinas, Froy (2008-06-30)
      This interview features Froy Salinas as he discusses his involvement in politics and the 2008 presidential election.
    • George Sulaica oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel U.; Sulaica, George (2011-11-07)
    • Gonzalo Garza oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Garza, Gonzalo (2014-09-11)
      This interview features Gonzalo Garza, who discusses his early life, upbringing, career, the American G.I Forum, and experiences with the civil rights struggle in Lubbock.
    • Jaun Manuel Chavez oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Chavez, Juan Manuel (2013-01-25)
      This interview features Juan Manuel Chavez, county commissioner in Muleshoe, Texas. Juan discusses his early life and how he became interested in politics. He recounts the Hispanic political activism of the seventies, and ...
    • Juan Chadis oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Chadis, Juan (2017-11-20)
      Juan Chadis discusses his childhood growing up in Lubbock and his appointment as a city councilman after his return to Lubbock.
    • Juan Francisco Fitz oral history interview 5-16-2014 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Fitz, Juan Francisco (2014-05-16)
      This interview features Juan Francisco Fitz, who discusses his experiences as a Texas Tech Health Sciences medical student, his medical career in Lubbock, Texas and his civic involvement.
    • Juan Francisco Fitz oral history interview 5-21-2014 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Fitz, Juan Francisco (2014-05-21)
      This interview features Juan Francisco Fitz, who discusses his experiences as a promoting the profession to others, his medical career in Lubbock, Texas and his involvement with the air ambulance industry.
    • Karla Rosa Vargas oral history interview 2018-07-25 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Vargas, Karla Rose (2018-07-25)
      This interview features Karla Rosa Vargas as she discusses he journey through becoming an activist. She describes how she got involved with activism and her plans for activism in the future.
    • Luis Estrada oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Estrada, Luis (2013-09-25)
      This interview features Luis Estrada. Estrada discusses his time coming from Mexico to America. He describes his struggles in school, and where he began to find his passion in drafting. Estrada also discusses his family’s ...
    • Margaret Reyez Ceja oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Ceja, Margaret Reyez (2017-12-20)
      Margaret Ceja describes moving to Lubbock and her activism in the Democratic Party.