History interview with El Paso Historian

I sat down to talk to El Paso historian Mr. Valles to interview him on his personal opinions on his own experience through our history

Rafael Cardenas and Anna Laura Cardenas

Rafael C. Cardenas, 56, talks with his daughter Anna Laura Cardenas, 18, about his childhood in El Paso, TX and the San Joaquin Valley in California, his career as a dentist, and the tight-knit bond in their family.

Homophobia in the work environment

Jose talks about his experience in the work environment, with CVS and a little bit of his experience in the LGBTQ Community

friend interview

we asked each other 5 questions and received our answers

Jackie Wren and Keri Foster

Jackie (30) talks to her friend Keri (33) about her experiences in the military, being underestimated because she is a feminine woman, and deploying to Afghanistan.


Claire interviewed her grandfather who she calls papa. Claire was particularly interested in the story of how her grandfather was a cockfighter. This picture is of her with a fighting gaffs passed down to her grandfather.

Coming to America to Make a Difference

I interviewed my dad Ruben Gardea, about his experience coming from Mexico to the United States of America. He did a great job explaining his reason for coming to the United States of America, his life as an American citizen,...

Tanya Gallagher and Manuel Dacunha

Manual Veiga Dacunha (84) talks to his granddaughter Tanya Gallagher (31) about his time in the Army, stationed at Fort Bliss in El Paso, TX. He also talks about his time as an airline agent and the frustration he's had...