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Author Rodriguez, Felipe, 1885-
Title Felipe and Blandina (Guerrero) Rodriguez Family collection, 1913-1955.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Special Collections & Archives  FBR  box 1    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 0.46 linear feet.
Access The collection is open for research use.
Summary Family photographs and personal papers documenting the migration of one family from Mexico to Arizona and then to Los Angeles. Includes individual family members' records, correspondence, and employee information, property records, and travel information. This documentation gives insight into the struggles and successes that helped develop the current Los Angeles Mexican American community.
Note Processed under Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSI) Grant Archives Program.
Jorge and Irene Garcia; Gift; 1993-2002.
Felipe worked as a miner in Arizona at the Copper Queen Consolidated Mining Co. Blandina worked for several businesses including the Allied Canning Co. and Sunny Sally Vegetable Growers. The family moved from Mexico to Arizona, finally settling in Los Angeles, California.
Jorge and Irene Garcia; Gift; 1993-2002.
Subject Rodriguez, Felipe, 1885-
Rodriguez, Blandina Guerrero, 1895-
Rodríguez Hernández, Anselmo, 1919-
Rodriguez, Arturo, 1926-
Rodriguez, Carmen, 1931-
Rodriguez, Edith Resendez, 1924-
Rodriguez, Juan Martin, 1917-
Rodriguez, Lorenza Resendez, 1915-
Rodriguez, Lupe Jimenez, 1929-
Rodriguez, Mary Martinez, 1920-
Rodriguez, Tomas, 1913-
Rodriguez, Valentin, 1912-
Cannery workers.
Women cannery workers.
Emigration and immigration.
Labor union members.
Women labor union members.
Mexico -- Emigration and immigration.
Fraternal organizations.
Allied Canning Company (Los Angeles, Calif.)
California Walnut Growers Association (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Huntington Land and Improvement Company (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Logia Benito Juarez (Douglas, Ariz.)
Sunny Sally Vegetable Growers (Calif.)
Whiting-Mead Company (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Copper Queen Gold Mining Company.
Related Names United States. Immigration and Naturalization Service.
OCLC number 54838416