Oscar J. Martinez
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Equal Employment Opportunity Commissioner and former El Paso Mayor.
Summary of Interview
Biography; campaign for El Paso County Clerk; Poll Tax; campaign for Mayor; school years at St. Mary's; influence of parents; assimilation; stereotype of the "lazy Mexican."
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
1 hour 30 minutes
Length of Transcript
Interview with Raymond Telles by Oscar J. Martinez, 1975, "Interview no. 182," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.