Oral History Interview with Antonio Amador, April 25, 2001

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Interview with Antonio Amador, a veteran who was wounded in action as a sniper with the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. It includes a list of questions, which include a focus on Amador being shot and his experiences while serving and back at home.

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1 sound recording (11 min., 31 sec.) : digital

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Amador, Y. & Amador, Antonio April 25, 2001.

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Lee College was established as a two-year Junior College in 1931 by the Goosecreek Independent School District, in Baytown. It was created to provide an educational opportunity for students who could not afford it otherwise.

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Interview with Antonio Amador, a veteran who was wounded in action as a sniper with the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. It includes a list of questions, which include a focus on Amador being shot and his experiences while serving and back at home.

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1 sound recording (11 min., 31 sec.) : digital

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Lee College Oral Histories

These oral histories from Lee College cover three separate physical collections: the Baytown World War II Collection, the Baytown Veteran's Oral History Collection, and the Oral Histories of the Citizens of Baytown.

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Oral History Interview with Antonio Amador, April 25, 2001

Interview with Antonio Amador, a veteran who was wounded in action as a sniper with the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. The transcript includes a list of questions, which include a focus on Amador being shot and his experiences while serving and back at home.

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Oral History Interview with Antonio Amador, April 25, 2001, ark:/67531/metapth845189

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  • April 25, 2001

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  • April 20, 2017, 3:25 p.m.

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  • May 17, 2017, 2:07 p.m.

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Amador, Y. & Amador, Antonio. Oral History Interview with Antonio Amador, April 25, 2001, audio recording, April 25, 2001; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth844995/: accessed September 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lee College.