Delores Silva Velasguez, Hispanic Oral Histories, Accn 1369

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Title Delores Silva Velasguez, Hispanic Oral Histories, Accn 1369
Creator Velasguez, Delores Silva, 1936-
Contributor Fuller, Sandra
Date 1985
Spatial Coverage Denver, Denver, Colorado, United States; Utah, United States
Subject Velasguez, Delores Silva, 1936--Interviews; Miners; Affirmative action programs
Description Velasguez (b. 1936) was born in McPhee, Colorado. She is the director of the Utah State Office of Hispanic Affairs. She talks about the history and mission of her department, the culture of the Hispanics involved in mining in Utah and Colorado, education, her family and personal background, middle and upper-class Chicano culture, her divorce and the effect it had on her children, and life in Denver, Colorado. Other topics include affirmative action, substance abuse, SOCIO, and her future. Interviewed by Sandra Fuller, 65 pages.
Collection Number and Name ACCN 1369, Hispanic Oral Histories, 1984-1987
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Extent 65 pages
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6x97gr9
Topic Hispanic Americans; Miners; Affirmative action programs
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Setname uum_hoh
ID 1532162
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