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Ignacio Garcia oral history

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 8123

Scope and Contents

Contains the oral history of a Brigham Young University history professor who immigrated to the United States from Mexico with his family in 1956. Also contains his memories of the Vietnam War. The date is 2012.

Dates

  • 2012

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Ignacio Garcia oral history must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Claire Woodward (1992- ) is a former BYU student who interviewed Dr. Ignacio Garcia. Claire Woodward was born in 1992. She attended Brigham Young University and conducted an oral history interview of Dr. Ignacio Garcia about his immigration to the United States and his memories of the Vietnam War.

Biographical History

Ignacio Garcia (1950- ) is a history professor at Brigham Young University who immigrated to the United States from Mexico. Ignacio Garcia was born in 1950 in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. He immigrated to the United State when he was six years old. He later served in the Vietnam War. He is currently a history professor at Brigham Young University specializing in Mexican-American history.

Extent

1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language

English

Arrangement

Left in original order.

Custodial History

Donated by Claire Woodward in 2012.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Claire Woodward; 2012.

Appraisal

Ethnic and minority history (20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy 5.IV, August 2007.)

Interview Details

Claire Woodward interviewed Dr. Ignacio Garcia in 2012 in Utah.

Processing Information

Processed; Peter Hoyt, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator; 2012.

Creator

Title
Register of Ignacio Garcia oral history
Status
Completed
Author
Peter Hoyt, student manuscript processor, and John M. Murphy, curator
Date
2012 December 6
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States