Houston Bracero Oral History Film & Texas Bracero Preservation

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Houston Bracero Oral History Film & Texas Bracero Preservation
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Houston Bracero Oral History Film & Texas Bracero Preservation says
In conjunction with viewing “Bittersweet Harvest: The Bracero Program 1942-1964,” see a screening of Texas Southern University Assistant Professor Dr. Jesus Esparza’s Houston Bracero Oral History Project, featuring the stories of seven Houston-area braceros and their families. Post film discussion with Dr. Esparza along with Sehila Mota Casper, Field Officer, National Trust for Historic Preservation, who is working to preserve the Rio Vista Farm in Socorro, Texas, one of the last known bracero processing centers in the United States.

Free and open to the public, but advance registration required at http://www.hmh.org/RegisterEvent.aspx.

Cover Photo:
Braceros on railroad tracks, Arizona, 1944. Courtesy: Aaron Castañeda Gamez
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By: HOLOCAUST MUSEUM HOUSTON

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