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Name Zavala Elementary School (Austin, Tex.)
Number of Archive records 2.0

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Image of Recording - Conversations to Create Unity: David Segura's Interview

Recording - Conversations to Create Unity: David Segura's Interview

David Segura reflects on his childhood and adulthood in Austin from the late 1940s onward; he recounts his experience going from a largely Hispanic community to a predominately white community as a child, and how teachers and administrators discriminated against him and his fellow Hispanic peers. He also discusses the changes he has seen in Austin's schools as a teacher and principal, and changes in Austin's neighborhoods and demographics. This interview is part of an oral history project, Conversations to Create Unity, conducted by the Susanna Dickinson Museum and funded by Baylor University's Institute of Oral History. The project features fifteen oral histories from a diverse group of

Image of Recording - Conversations to Create Unity: Modesta Treviño's Interview

Recording - Conversations to Create Unity: Modesta Treviño's Interview

Modesta Treviño reflects on her childhood in east Austin, Texas and the traditions and culture of her Hispanic family and community. She also discusses her adulthood in Austin, including her experiences as a University of Texas at Austin and St. Edward's University student, her activism with League of United Chicano Artists (LUCHA) and Mujeres Artistas del Suroeste, and her experiences as a teacher. This interview is part of an oral history project, Conversations to Create Unity, conducted by the Susanna Dickinson Museum and funded by Baylor University's Institute of Oral History. The project features fifteen oral histories from a diverse group of lifelong Austinites. Their interviews com