Join us January 9, 2021 for Dr. Carolina Castillo Crimms' presentation "Tejano Survival – Three Generations of Tejanos, 1792 to 1965". The presentation will be uploaded to our website at 2:00 PM CDT. If you are a member of Las Villas del Norte just log in on that day and time to view the presentation. Not a member yet? You can join here: https://lasvillasdelnorte.com/become-a-member/
More About Dr. Carolina Castillo Crimm
Dr. Carolina Castillo Crimm is a native of Mexico whose father’s ancestors came to Texas from New Spain In 1792 while her mother’s family arrived in New England in 1632. She holds degrees from the University of Miami, Texas Tech and the University of Texas where she studied under Dr. Nettie Lee Benson. She has taught history for forty years on the both the high school and university levels And is now retired as a Professor Emeritus from Sam Houston State University. She is currently offering Historic Tours of Texas for small groups in her party van, the Joye Mobile. She lives in Huntsville with her husband, Jack and their three dogs.
Title: Tejano Survival: Three Generations of Tejanos, 1792 to 1965
Summary: Dr. Carolina Castillo Crimm talks in detail about her ancestors struggle for survival in spite of adversity and a feud against another family. She talks about the historical climate of the time and once can get an idea of what other Mexican American families went through after Mexico lost Texas to the United States.
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