Oscar J. Martinez
Mexican American in El Paso
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Born in El Paso in 1919; received his law degree from the University of Southern California; has led several cases involving discrimination and the schools in El Paso.
Summary of Interview
Biography; discrimination against Mexican Americans in El Paso's schools and in employment; the Alvarado desegregation case; the legal profession and Mexican Americans in El Paso.
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Interview with Albert Armendariz, Sr. by Oscar J. Martinez, 1976, "Interview no. 284," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.