Black Community of El Paso
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
El Paso native, attended Douglass School and Prairie View A & I, presently a leader of black community in El Paso.
Summary of Interview
Her experiences growing up and living in El Paso, the segregation she encountered, her relationship with Hispanics and the contributions of Blacks to the city.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
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M. Edna Rocha
Interview with Leona Washington by Charlotte Ivy, 1985, "Interview no. 762," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.