Beacon College Celebracioń de la Mujer Latina Oral History Project

Beacon College Celebracioń de la Mujer Latina Oral History Project

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Oral History Project 2 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
In 1980 Beacon College in Columbus, Georgia, conducted a total of 17 oral history interviews.  The project’s director was Barbara Zulli D’Emilio.

SCOPE AND CONTENT
This oral history collection occupies approximately 1-1/2 linear feet.  Topics include the childhood experiences in country of origin, immigration to Washington, family structure, work and social experiences, comparison between their country and the United States, the Catholic religion and the Hispanic community in Washington.  The inventory below outlines the library’s holdings for each oral history interview.  The timed indexes offer an encapsulated version of topics discussed during specific periods of the taped interviews.  Indexes are in English and Spanish; transcripts and tapes are in Spanish.

PROVENANCE
Beacon College donated this collection to the Washingtoniana division.

RESTRICTIONS
Although the D.C. Public Library does not hold copyright, access to the collection is unrestricted.  Reproduction of  an oral history without a release is not permitted.  

Inventory

Oral History # Name(s) Timed Index Transcript Supplemental Information
OHP 02-01, 02-02 Campos, Juana Yes
(English & Spanish)
18 pp Country: Dominican Republic
OHP 02-03 Dávila, Marcela (see also OHP 5-11) Yes
(English & Spanish)
12 pp Country: Puerto Rico
Article 7/12/1969.
OHP 02-04, 02-05 Hart, Raquel Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
30 pp Country: Colombia
OHP 02-06 Juarez, Maria Teresa Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
20 pp Country: El Salvador
OHP 02-07 Marin, Isabel and Alvarez, Delfina Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
12 pp Country: Mexico (Marin) & El Salvador (Alvarez)
OHP 02-08 Martinez, Ana No
(English & Spanish)
11 pp Country: Dominican Republic
OHP 02-09, 02-10 Miranda, Cristina Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
30 pp Country: Peru
 
OHP 02-11, 02-12
 
Ortiz, Dory S.
 
Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
 
30 pp
 
Country: Nicaragua
OHP 02-13, 02-14 Perez, Marisa Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
55 pp Country: Spain / Venezuela
Articles in Washington Star 9/28/1968 and 6/5/1979.
OHP 02-15, 02-16 Roque, Alicia Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
63 pp Country: El Salvador
OHP 02-17, 02-18 Siguenza, Lucita Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
40 pp Country: Guatemala
OHP 02-19 Smith, Corina Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
19 pp Country: Dominican Republic
OHP 02-20, 02-21 Mendizabal, Beatriz Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
36 pp Country: Guatemala
OHP 02-22 Videla, Ofelia Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
19 pp Country: El Salvador
OHP 02-23 Arias, Dominga Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
No Country: Argentina
OHP 02-24 Luna, Casilda (see also OHP 5-21) Yes (2)
(English & Spanish)
15 pp Country: Dominican Republic
District of Columbia Register – Ceremonial Resolution; Bio in Washington Post article 7/12/1984.

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