Filipino American Experiences Oral History Project


Filipino American Experiences Oral History Project


The Filipino American Experiences Oral History Project contains oral history interviews from Filipino Americans and individuals who worked closely with Filipino American activists. A large portion of the interview reflects on Filipino inclusion in the United Farm workers the United Farm Workers and the Filipino American farmworker activism. Additional information in the interviews focuses on various historic sites of memory for Filipinos in California, such as the International Hotel in San Francisco and Agbayani Village in Delano.


Allan Jason Sarmiento

Collection Items

Agtang (Lorraine) Oral History Interview
Lorraine Agtang was a UFW organizer during the 1970s and served the first manager for Agbayani Village. In this oral history interview, Lorraine recounts her early experiences as a farmworker, along with her experiences in both the 1965 Delano Grape…

Morozumi (Greg) Oral History Interview
Greg Morozumi recounts his activities as a political activist, from his early involvement to I Wor Kuen, his association with Philip Vera Cruz, to his current activities at Eastside Arts Alliance. Notable subjects discussed within this oral history…

Fujimoto (Isao) Oral History Interview
Oral History interview with Isao Fujimoto, who recounts his experiences as a Rural Sociologist and his association with the farmworker movement. Detailed in this oral history is his overseas experience in the Philippines, the connection between the…

Jazmin (Jose) Oral History Inteview
Oral History Inteview of Jose Jasmin, longtime resident of Delano.

Oral History interview with Max Baccera.

Oral History interview with Lillian Galedo

Oral history interview with Gilbert Padilla

Bonta (Cynthia) Oral History Interview
Oral History Interview with Cynthia Bonta, mother of Assemblymen Rob Bonta

Oral History Interview with former City of Davis mayor Ruth Asmundson

Oral History Interview with the Fenkell Family

This oral history interview was conducted via Google Voice and explained Nickie's life growing up in Delano, her interactions with the Grape Strike, Delano's Filipino Community from the 1960s to the present, and her childhood to adulthood.

Oral History Interview with Russ Rino, interviewed by Tara Rino

Oral History interview of Dylan Barazon by Elise Israel
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