Michelle L. Gomilla
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Founder and President of Chamizal Organization.
Summary of Interview
Part of Chamizal Oral History Project; biographical data; recalls organization Chamizal Civic Organization whose purpose was to defend citizen rights of Chamizal residents; trip to Washington, D.C. on behalf of concerned Chamizal residents; description of homes in the are and relocation of residents; comments on real estate transaction between residents and U.S. government; questions action of some city real estate agents concerning relocation; offers sentiments on his role in assisting residents during relocation proceedings.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
1 hour and 30 minutes
Length of Transcript
Interview with Oscar B. White by Michelle L. Gomilla, 1994, "Interview no. 845," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.