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Document Details


Title: Dahlia Moraga Bennett
Local code: OH-123
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Tempe Historical Museum. Research Library
Collection: Barrios Oral History Project
Description: In this interview Mrs. Bennett talks about the two central barrios, Barrio al Centro and Mickey Mouse, and prominent Hispanic families in Tempe. Her husband added comments on the displacement of families in Barrio al Centro by the expansion of Arizona State College in the 1950s.
Extent: 33 pages
URL: http://www.tempe.gov/museum/oh123.htm
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1992 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Bennett, Dahlia Moraga, 1919-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 9-Aug-1919
Speaker place of birth: Tempe, AZ; Arizona; United States; North America
Age at speaking: 73
Document date: 25-Mar-1992
Interviewer: Solliday, Scott
Organizations discussed: Tempe Historical Museum, Tempe, AZ
Locations discussed: Arizona; North America; Tempe, AZ; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Arizona; Education; Family--History; Hispanic American neighborhoods; Museums; North America; Oral history; Refugees; Tempe Historical Museum, Tempe, AZ; Tempe, AZ; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Barrios; Mickey Mouse Town
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0022432-23760