Tagged: Mexico

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May 1952 – Migrant Workers In The San Joaquin Valley – Past Daily Reference Room

May 1952 – CBS Radio: The People Act: Migrant workers and families in San Joaquin Valley – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Before the age of tape recording, the only method of producing a documentary was either by a cumbersome disc-cutting machine, an undependable wire recorder or making it all up...

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Immigration In The 1950s – Latinos In Kansas 1951 – Past Daily Reference Room

CBS Radio: Mexican-Americans – The People Act – circa 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Given the highly-charged nature of this years election – the question of Immigration and Immigrants in general seems to have taken center-stage – or at least vying for center stage, amidst the flood of other...

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April 4, 1944 – Watching Signs – Making Preparations

April 4, 1944 – News Of The World – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – April 4, 1944 – News of raids on Japanese held islands in the South Pacific were finally being reported, with considerable damage to Japanese ships and ports. Allied losses were reported to be 27 American fighters....

La Ley – Live In Mexico City – 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition 0

La Ley – Live In Mexico City – 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – La Ley – In Concert in Mexico City – July 17, 2014 – Terra Live Continuing our World Roundup of Rock Without Borders with two-time Latin Grammy Winners La Ley from Chile. Far from being obscure, La...

Cafe Tacvba – In-Studio Session 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Cinco de Mayo Edition 0

Cafe Tacvba – In-Studio Session 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Cinco de Mayo Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Café Tacvba – Live in-studio session – 2013 – Universal Records Promotion Café Tacvba are not strangers to many audiences up here – having been one of the must-see bands during the 2013 SXSW Festival in Austin....

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Tragedy At Dubrovnik – April 6, 1996

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – April 6, 1996 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A somber weekend – the bodies of Commerce Secretary Ron Brown and 32 associates were flown back to Washington from Dubrovnik Croatia where Brown’s...