A People’s History of the Inland Empire Digital Archive

Sam Coyazo Interview Remastered

Item

Title

Sam Coyazo Interview Remastered

Identifier

2019.003.019

Type

Sound

Description

1997 interview with Sam Coyazo. Sam speaks about his upbringing, the development of surrounding communities, his education and pleasures, his work as a packer and his military experience, and the process of "smudging" at citrus groves.

Subject

Bracero Program
Mexican/Mexican American Owned Businesses
Citrus Packinghouses
Citrus Fruit Industry
Citrus Fruit Industry, Family History
Citrus Fruit
Community Life in Redlands
Education
Immigration
Korean War
Lincoln Elementary School (Redlands)
Mexican American Stories and Interviews
Mexican American History
Mexican Immigration
Mexican American Military Service
St. Mary's

Spatial Coverage

California, Southern; Inland Empire (Calif.); Moreno Valley (Calif.); Redlands (Calif.); San Bernardino (Calif.); Camp Casey (Korea); Weyerhareuser (Colton, Calif.)

Temporal Coverage

1930s-1990s

Creator

Antonio Vasquez

Date

June 12, 1997

Contributor

Coyazo, Sam

Format

Audio Cassette

Language

English

Rights

Copyright Undetermined

Duration

Side A 32:22
Side B 32:17
Total 64:39