Jose A. Pena
Class Project-Chicano History
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
(Civil Service employee at White Sands Missile Range) Born in Las Cruces, New Mexico; prominent leader in his community; member of LULAC and has held every position in the organization.
Summary of Interview
Biography; school experiences; dating patterns among peers; employment experiences; the Depression; involvement in LULAC; the word "Chicano"; illegal aliens.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
Length of Transcript
Interview with Arturo O. Pena by Jose A. Pena, 1977, "Interview no. 311," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.