Rebecca Florez Alvera, Hispanic Oral Histories, Accn 1369

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Title Rebecca Florez Alvera, Hispanic Oral Histories, Accn 1369
Creator Alvera, Rebecca F., 1925-2008
Contributor Kelen, Leslie G., 1949-
Date 1984-10-16
Date Digital 2016-05-02
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
Subject Mexican Americans--Utah--Interviews; Alvera, Rebecca F., 1925-2008--Interviews
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Description Transcript (28 pages) of an interview by Leslie Kelen with Rebecca Alvera, on October 16, 1984.
Collection Number and Name ACCN 1369, Hispanic Oral Histories, 1984-1987
Abstract Mrs. Alvera (b. 1925) explains why her parents left Mexico to come to the United States, and talks about the family returning to Mexico for a brief period in the early 1940s. She reminisces about her childhood, religious education, dropping out of high school, her mother's work as a healer, and working for Purity Biscuit Company.
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Extent 28 pages
Language eng
Rights Holder For further information please contact Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah at or (801)581-8863 or 295 South 1500 East, 4th Floor, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112
Scanning Technician Mazi Rakhsha
Metadata Cataloger Matt Brunsvik; Chris Anderson; Anna Neatrour
Conversion Specifications Original scanned with Kirtas 2400 and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed TIFF. PDF generated by Adobe Acrobat Pro X for CONTENTdm display
ARK ark:/87278/s6w4031n
Topic Mexican Americans
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Is Part Of Aileen H. Clyde 20th Century Women's Legacy Archive
Setname uum_hoh
Date Created 2016-08-03
Date Modified 2019-09-06
ID 893127
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