Recent Submissions

  • Nick Romero oral history interview 

    Contributor:Romero, NickRiggio, Krista;
    Date Created:2010-10-13
    Nick Romero, Latino veteran, discusses his service in Vietnam, including his experiences preparing the dead for return to the U.S. and racial tension in the military.
  • Floyd Jaramillo: oral history memoir of Latino Veteranos Project 

    Contributor:Jaramillo, FloydNorville, Erica;
    Date Created:2012-03-19
    Floyd Jaramillo, Latino veteran, discusses his experiences in the Vietnam War. He also describes his Chicano movement activities and Pueblo, CO community activism
  • Ben Guerrero: oral history memoir of Latino Veteranos Project 

    Contributor:Guerrero, BenZindrich, Jadye;
    Date Created:2010-10-11
    Guerrero, Latino veteran, discusses his service as a medical corpsman in the Vietnam War and how it changed his perspective.
  • Pablo Gonzales: oral history memoir of Chicano Studies and Project Adelante 

    Contributor:Gonzales, PabloZavala, Guadalupe Maria;
    Date Created:2013-03-01
    Gonzales discusses his Air Force service in the Vietnam War. He also talks about his post-war experiences with creating Project Adelante and as a Chicano activist at Southern Colorado State College (now CSU-Pueblo).
  • Pablo Gonzales: oral history memoir of Latino Veteranos Project 

    Contributor:Gonzales, PabloMartinez, Abigail;
    Date Created:2010-10-15
    Gonzales, Latino veteran, discusses his Air Force service in the Vietnam War. He also talks about his post-war experiences with creating Project Adelante and as a Chicano activist at Southern Colorado State College (now ...
  • Catherine Magel oral history interview 

    Contributor:Magel, Catherine
    Date Created:2008-07-17
    Catherine Magel describes early experiences of discrimination and experiences in the Chicano Movement.
  • Selena Herman oral history interview transcript 

    Contributor:Herman, Selena
    Date Created:2008
    Selena Herman discusses her biracial heritage in the context of the Chicano Movement and the general Civil Rights Movement.
  • Juan Espinosa oral history interview transcript 

    Contributor:Espinosa, Juan
    Date Created:2008
    Juan Espinosa, Chicano activist, describes how and why he became involved in the Chicano Movement, why he started a Chicano newspaper, family upbringing, his opinions on Columbus Day and the traditional view of American ...
  • Deborah Espinosa oral history interview transcript 

    Contributor:Espinosa, Deborah K. Magel, Catherine;
    Date Created:2008-07-24
    Deborah Espinosa, Chicana activist, talks about her upbringing, efforts to organize women in the Chicano/a Movement, and her views on poverty.
  • Lorenzo Montoya: oral history memoir for Latino Veteranos Project 

    Contributor:Montoya, LorenzoGranzella, Martina;
    Date Created:2012-04-16
    Latino veteran, Lorenzo "Larry" Montoya, discusses his experiences in the Vietnam conflict.
  • Lorenzo Montoya: oral history memoir for Latino Veteranos Project 

    Contributor:Montoya, LorenzoDeHerrera, Laura;
    Date Created:2010-10-13
    Latino veteran, Lorenzo "Larry" Montoya, discusses his experiences in the Vietnam conflict.
  • Butch Chavez oral history memoir 

    Contributor:Chavez, ButchGomez, Brady;
    Date Created:2010-10-15
    Latino veteran, Butch Chavez, discusses his experiences in the Vietnam conflict.
  • Larry Alvarado: oral history memoir for Latino Veteranos Project 

    Contributor:Alvarado, LarryLaStoya, Barbara;
    Date Created:2010-06-17
    Latino veteran, Larry Alvarado, discusses his experiences in the Vietnam conflict.
  • Josephine Minjares and Lucille Rivera: oral history memoir of Teacher Corps Project 

    Contributor:Minjares, Josephine; Rivera, LucilleMartínez Martínez, Deborah;
    Date Created:2016
    Minjares and Rivera talk about their experience as teachers in the Teacher Corps program.
  • George Autobee: oral history memoir of Teacher Corps Project 

    Contributor:Autobee, GeorgeMartínez Martínez, Deborah;
    Date Created:2016-02-26
    George Autobee discusses his role as a student organizer in helping to establish Chicano Studies at CSU-Pueblo (then Southern Colorado State College) and also the connection between Chicano Studies and Teacher Corps. He ...
  • Carla Barella: oral history memoir of Teacher Corps Project 

    Contributor:Barella, CarlaMartínez Martínez, Deborah;
    Date Created:2016-02-26
    Barella is a former nun who taught at Seton High School. Upon her decision to leave the convent, she got a job in the Teacher Corps program at Colorado State University-Pueblo, then Southern Colorado State College. She ...
  • Rita J. Martinez: Oral history memoir of La Cucaracha and activism 

    Contributor:Martinez, Rita J.Ortega, Jose A.;
    Date Recorded:2016-05-21
    Rita J. Martinez, a prominent Chicana activist in Pueblo, Colorado, relates her experiences working on the alternative Pueblo, Colorado newspaper La Cucaracha. A native Puebloan, Martinez describes how she and other ...
  • Jose Esteban Ortega: Oral history memoir of La Cucaracha and activism 

    Contributor:Ortega, Jose EstebanOrtega, Jose A.;
    Date Recorded:2016-04-06
    Jose Esteban Ortega discusses his work with the alternative Chicano newspaper La Cucaracha in this interview with nephew Jose A. Ortega. Jose Esteban Ortega fought systemic racism throughout his life, as a student with ...
  • Freddie 'Freak' Trujillo: Oral history of La Cucaracha and activism 

    Contributor:Trujillo, Juan Federico "Freddie Freak"Ortega, Jose A.;
    Date Recorded:2016-04-01
    Freddie “Freak” Trujillo discusses his association with La Cucaracha, an alternative Pueblo, Colorado newspaper. In a lively interview, Trujillo tells his story of how, as a young man from Trinidad, Colorado, he encountered ...
  • Loyola Atencio Gutierrez: Oral history of La Cucaracha and activism 

    Contributor:Gutierrez, Loyola AtencioOrtega, Jose A.;
    Date Recorded:2016-04-13
    An important part of the alternative Chicano newspaper La Cucaracha was the controversial and politically charged cartoon strip El Chito. El Chito’s creator Lola Gutierrez, in an interview by José Antonio Ortega, reminds ...

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