Oscar J. Martinez
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Lifelong resident of El Paso, Texas; born on August 29, 1901; granddaughter of El Paso's first Mayor.
Summary of Interview
Biography; educational experiences; Anglo/Mexican relations in El Paso, attitudes toward Chicanos; Diaz-Taft meeting; Mexican Revolution, including Madero, Villa, and "refugiados"; Depression; Prohibition; impressions of El Paso today.
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Interview with Aurelia Phillips by Oscar J. Martinez, 1975, "Interview no. 183," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.