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Linda Garcia Oral History Interview

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Citation

Garcia, Linda, “Linda Garcia Oral History Interview,” Madison Historical, accessed December 4, 2021, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/854.

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Description

This oral history interview with Linda Garcia was part of oral histories conducted in the fall 2001 semester of History 447: Oral History

Though Linda Garcia was born in St. Louis, she only lived there for three years and spent the rest of her life in Lincoln Place. In this interview, she describes her childhood, the diversity of the community, the different jobs her and her sisters had to do to help her widowed mom, her Mexican heritage, and religious experiences.

Subjects

  • Lincoln Place
  • Granite City

Creator

Garcia, Linda

Date

October 31, 2001

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Language

English

Type

  • Oral History

Format

  • mp3
  • pdf

Duration

  • 00:41:54

Interviewer

Coffin, Emily

Interviewee

Garcia, Linda Hernandez

Location

Lincoln Place, Granite City, Illinois

Bit Rate

241 kbit/s, 243 kbit/s

Coverage

  • Lincoln Place
  • Granite City

Identifier

  • Garcia_Linda-0-001
  • Original archive accession number: A02:43
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