Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Born and raised in El Paso in 1923. Received medical degree after World War II in part because of the help received from the GI Bill. Practiced Medicine in El Paso for 35 plus years.
Summary of Interview
Discusses early years in El Paso; experiences during World War II; benefits of GI Bill; medical education at Baylor at University; some stories of medical practice over the years; changes in medicine over the years.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
Interview with Louis Casavantes by Mark Casavantes, 1993, "Interview no. 792," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.