East of East

East of East: The Making of Greater El Monte

A Project of the South El Monte Arts Posse

Browse Items (2 total)

So. El Monte DC Awards Trip.jpg
Abstract: Dana’s father (originally from Montana, came to Southern California during WWII) moved his family to South El Monte to a two-acre lot on Potrero south of Rush that housed his business, Ababa Demolition, which employed many Mexican-American…

Concha Rojas with Lily c1942.jpg
Summary: Vincent Rojas grew up in Hicks Camp. His family was from Sonora and Guanajuato Mexico, agriculture migrants. Descriptions of life in Hicks Camp and El Monte from the post-war period. Was one of few Mexican students to graduate high school,…
Output Formats

atom, dcmes-xml, json, omeka-xml, rss2