Rebecca Craver and Vicki Ruiz
History of UTEP
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
English professor who taught at UTEP 1931-1972; earned a Ph.D. from Harvard. Now with the Arizona Historical Society.
Summary of Interview
How he came to the Texas School of Mines in 1927; recollections of campus life including students, professors, and administrators; changes in students through the years; courses taught; Mexican Americans on the campus; why he decided to work with the Arizona Historical Society.
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Interview with C. L. Sonnichsen by Rebecca Craver and Vicki Ruiz, 1984, "Interview no. 673," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.