Rosemary C. Stoelzel
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Born in 1894 in Denver, Colorado; came to El Paso with her family in 1898; attended Mesa School (later Bailey School), El Paso High, and graduated from Loretto Academy in Las Cruces, New Mexico; administrator for Rio Vista Farm.
Summary of Interview
Life history of Mrs. Keleher's father, John L. O'Shea, superintendent of railroad building in the Alamoqordo area; recollections of Alamogordo and Cloudcroft in the early days; recollections of early El Paso; recollections of the Depression years; work with Rio Vista Farm, home for neglected children
Date of Interview
Length of Transcript
1 hour and 30 minutes
Interview with Helen O'Shea Keleher by Rosemary C. Stoelzel, 1984, "Interview no. 659," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.