Oral History Interview with Arturo Eureste, June 8, 2016

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Arturo Eureste was born in Waelder, TX in 1954. He comes from a family that has been politically active as his father was involved in groups like PASSO and LULAC while his brother was a member of more radical movements such as MAYO. He discusses how his family involvement encouraged him to become active in efforts like the UFW Boycott, and through MAYO and LRUP in Houston. Mr. Eureste also shares his work with the Association for the Advancement of Mexican Americans (AMMA) and his current involvement in the community.

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2 video recordings (1 hr., 40 min., 23 sec.) : sd., col. ; digital

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Enriquez, Sandra; Rodriguez, Samantha & Eureste, Arturo June 8, 2016.

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Arturo Eureste was born in Waelder, TX in 1954. He comes from a family that has been politically active as his father was involved in groups like PASSO and LULAC while his brother was a member of more radical movements such as MAYO. He discusses how his family involvement encouraged him to become active in efforts like the UFW Boycott, and through MAYO and LRUP in Houston. Mr. Eureste also shares his work with the Association for the Advancement of Mexican Americans (AMMA) and his current involvement in the community.

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Enriquez, Sandra; Rodriguez, Samantha & Eureste, Arturo. Oral History Interview with Arturo Eureste, June 8, 2016, video, June 8, 2016; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth987505/: accessed July 9, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting TCU Mary Couts Burnett Library.