Michelle G. Benavides
Mining in Mexico
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Native of Parral, Mexico; married Mexican mining engineer and accompanied him to mining sites including Múzquiz, San Martín, La Prieta, Santa Bárbara, and San Francisco del Oro.
Summary of Interview
Part of Mining in Mexico Oral History Project; discusses husband's mining career; describes social activities of mining communities, housing, education system; details role of mine manager's wife.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
1 hour and 10 minutes
Length of Transcript
Interview with Guadalupe Baca de Ibarra by Michelle G. Benavides, 1996, "Interview no. 913," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.