Events

Lecture: Growing up in El Paso Mexican American Children

May 19, 2016
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
510 N. Santa Fe St El Paso, Texas 79901

Venue:
El Paso Museum of History
Admission:
Free
Website:
https://history.elpasotexas.gov/events/2016/5/19/lecture-growing-up-in-el-paso-mexican-american-children
Contact E-mail Address:
knoedlerjm@elpasotexas.gov
Contact Phone Number:
915.212.3163

Dr. Yolanda Chávez Leyva, Associate Professor of History and Director of the Institute of Oral History & the Borderlands Public History Lab at UTEP will talk about her research into the lives of Mexican American children in El Paso in the early 20th century. She will discuss education, work, and the development of social services.


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