Professors Charles H. Martin and Cheryl Martin
History of the University
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Born in Parral, Mexico; immigrated to El Paso with family fleeing Pancho Villa in 1914; grew up in Sunset Heights; student and athlete at College Mines 1935-39.
Summary of Interview
Family background Parral, Mexico; Pancho Villa destroyed his parents home; immigrated to El Paso 1914; early years in Sunset Heights neighborhood, attended Villas, Morehead, and El Paso High School; mining career in Mexico.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
1 hour and 10 minutes
Listen to the Interview
Length of Transcript
Interview with Cesar Arroyo by Professors Charles H. Martin and Cheryl Martin, 1989, "Interview no. 775," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.