A People’s History of the Inland Empire Digital Archive

Andres & Reyna Garcia Tape 1

Item

Title

Andres & Reyna Garcia Tape 1

Identifier

2019.003.022

Type

Sound

Description

1997 Interview with Andres & Reyna Garcia. Andres Garcia discusses his experience working in Redlands California under the Bracero Program. He discusses discrimination as well as financial challenges under the Cone Camp employers. Claims to have been the first Bracero to become a foreman.

Subject

Mexcian American Stories and Interviews
Mexican Immigration
Bracero Program
Racial/Ethnic Discrimination
Bracero Program Housing
Policing Labor
Organizing
Citrus Packinghouses

Spatial Coverage

California, Southern; Redlands (Calif.); Cone Camp
Mexico

Temporal Coverage

1942-1960s; 1991

Creator

Antonio Vasquez

Date

Dec 5, 1997

Contributor

Garcia, Andres
Garcia, Reyna

Format

Audio Cassette

Language

English

Rights

Copyright Undetermined

Duration

Side A: 31:14
Side B: 8:38
Total: 39:52