Emma A. Cano
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Following his discharge from the army after World War II, the interviewee, a native from El Paso, Texas, studied sculpture in the studio of the late Urbici Soldier, then painting in New York. After a year in Mexico, three in New Mexico, and three in Spain, he returned to his birthplace where he is presently employed.
Summary of Interview
Biography; discrimination; the word "Chicano"; the Chicano Movement; the Depression; World War II; illegal aliens.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
1 hour 05 minutes
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Interview with El Pasoan by Emma A. Cano, 1976, "Interview no. 267," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.