Jim Paschall


Susan Waltman-Sanchez


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Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee

Jim Paschall was born in Duncan, Oklahoma. He spent 21 years in the military service. He has traveled extensively around the world and throughout the United States. Jim worked for Western Union telegraph in communications and construction. Later he worked for other contractors and eventually formed his own company with several partners. This company became involved with water and sewer distribution systems, commercial sprinkler systems, park and tennis court constructions, the concrete business. etc. In his line of work he was in contact with many Mexican-Americans and mixed in with these were many illegal aliens.

Date of Interview


Length of Interview

55 minutes

Tape Number

No. 707

Transcript Number

No. 707

Length of Transcript

31 pages

Interview Number

No. 707

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