Oscar J. Martinez
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Former Grievance Committee member for Steelworkers Union.
Summary of Interview
Childhood and school days in El Paso; military service; employment in El Paso; 1954-present; activities as member of steelworkers union Grievance Committee; strikes by steelworkers at ASARCO, especially strike of 1967-1968; impact of undocumented workers and Green Carders on the El Paso economy; wage scales in El Paso compared to other parts of the United States.
Date of Interview
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Listen to the Interview
Interview with Lalo Corral by Oscar J. Martinez, 1979, "Interview no. 359," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.