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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the French in Texas Oral History Collection, 2000



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Lagarde, François, 1949-
Title: French in Texas oral history collection
Dates: 2000
Abstract: Comprised of fifty audiocassettes, transcripts, and questionnaires, the French in Texas Oral History Collection, 2000, documents the interviews conducted by François Lagarde for his book, The French in Texas: History, Migration, Culture. The interviewees discuss their background, their reasons for and experiences immigrating to Texas, their thoughts on naturalization and raising children as Americans, and how they define themselves in terms of their bi-culturalism, among other topics.
Accession No.: 2002-110
Extent: 2 in.; 50 audiocassettes
Language: Materials are written in French.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Comprised of fifty audiocassettes, transcripts, and questionnaires, the French in Texas Oral History Collection, 2000, documents the interviews conducted by François Lagarde for his book, The French in Texas: History, Migration, Culture. The interviewees discuss their background, their reasons for and experiences immigrating to Texas, their thoughts on naturalization and raising children as Americans, and how they define themselves in terms of their bi-culturalism, among other topics.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Written permission from Dr. François Lagarde or the Director of the Briscoe Center for American History is required for accessing the collection.

Use Restrictions

Dr. François Lagarde and the interviewees retain copyright of the material.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Lagarde, François, 1949- -- Archives.
Subjects
French Americans -- Texas -- History.
French Americans -- Migrations.
French Americans -- Texas -- Intellectual life.
Places
Texas -- History.
Texas -- Civilization.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

French in Texas Oral History Collection, 2000, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s “History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project,” 2009-2011.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2X50 Papers, 2000
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2X82b-2X83a Audiocassettes, 2000

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