University of Minnesota


Leon, Ramon, Oral History

Finding Aid

IHRC

Immigration History Research Center, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Dates: 1987-2009
Abstract: Oral history interview with Ramon Leon of the Latino Economic Development Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Ramon Leon immigrated to the United States from Mexico in 1987. First settling in California, he moved to Minnesota in 1991. Collection consists of 4 DVDs, 2 DV tapes, 1 CD-R with a transcript of the interview, and a printed version of the transcript. Brief clips from the interview are available at the links below:

Flash Video: "Leon.Self-sufficiency" http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/display/131037 

Quicktime: "Leon.Self-sufficiency" http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/embedqt/131036


Flash Video: "Leon.Mercado Central" http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/display/131015

Quicktime: "Leon.Mercado Central" http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/embedqt/131011


Flash Video: "Leon.Journey to MN" http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/display/130812

Quicktime: "Leon.Journey to MN" http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/embedqt/130738

Quantity: 2.5 linear in.
Language: English
Collection ID: IHRC3886

PROVENANCE

Oral history interview conducted by Daniel Ott and Andy Wilhide on behalf of the IHRC, acquired in 2009.

HISTORICAL SKETCH

DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION

Brief clips from the interview are available at the links below:

Flash Video: "Leon.Self-sufficiency" http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/display/131037 

Quicktime: "Leon.Self-sufficiency" http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/embedqt/131036


Flash Video: "Leon.Mercado Central" http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/display/131015

Quicktime: "Leon.Mercado Central" http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/embedqt/131011


Flash Video: "Leon.Journey to MN" http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/display/130812

Quicktime: "Leon.Journey to MN" http://mediamill.cla.umn.edu/mediamill/embedqt/130738

ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Leon, Ramon collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Leon, Ramon collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota.

For further information regarding the copyright, please contact the IHRC.

CITE AS

The Leon, Ramon Oral History, General/Multiethnic Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Latino
Mexican
Immigration issues
Community life
Business

 


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