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This single tape, Hidden Places : the Mexican Fiesta, May 25, 1984, describes the Chanute, Kansas, Mexican Fiesta in Santa Fe Park during it's 66th anniversary commemorating the establishment of Mexican independence September 15 and 16, 1810. This fiesta is believed to be the oldest fiesta in Kansas.
This collection is comprised of transcripts of interviews conducted for an oral history project in the Hispanic community in Emporia, Kansas, in 1980. Robert Oppenheimer was involved with this project and interviews were conducted by Sandra Granado, Simon Rodriguez, Linda Hernandez and others. The collection also includes modern photographic prints from copy negatives of photographs obtained through the oral history project.
This collection includes audio cassette tapes and transcripts of interviews conducted by Robert Oppenheimer and others for a Hispanic oral history project in Garden City, Kansas, as well as modern photoprints from copy negatives of photographs from the local Hispanic community. The project was a result of a grant from the Kansas Council for the Humanities initiated by Dr. Oppenheimer, who was a professor in the University of Kansas' History Department.
This collection contains interviews, video clips, and a digital set of transcripts, all on DVD, from oral history interviews conducted with former U.S. President Barack Obama family members and individuals who knew Obama's maternal grandparents and other relatives residing in the El Dorado, Kansas area. Also in the collection are paper copies of the transcripts, backstory, and finding aid to the collection.
- Subject: Oral history -- Kansas X
- Chanute (Kan.) -- Social life and customs 1
- El Dorado (Kan.) 1
- Emporia (Kan.) -- History 1
- Festivals -- Kansas -- Chanute 1
- Garden City (Kan.) -- History 1
- Hispanic Americans -- Kansas -- Chanute -- Social life and customs 1
- Hispanic Americans -- Kansas -- Emporia 1
- Hispanic Americans -- Kansas -- Garden City -- History 1
- Hispanic Americans -- Kansas -- Kansas City 1
- Obama, Barack -- Family 1
- Oral history -- Kansas 1
- Oral history -- Kansas -- Chanute 1
- Oral history -- Kansas -- El Dorado 1
- Oral history -- Kansas -- Garden City 1
- Oral history -- Kansas -- Kansas City 1
- Oral history -- Kansas -- Topeka 1
- United States -- Armed Forces -- African Americans 1
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American 1 ∧ less
- Oppenheimer, Robert, 1942- 3
- Kansas City Kansas Spanish Speaking Office 1
- Kenneth Spencer Research Library 1
- Lyon County Historical Society (Emporia, Kan.) 1
- Obama, Barack 1