Images of Valor: U.S. Latinos and Latinas of World War II

March 2, 2015May 31, 2015

This Humanities Texas traveling exhibition provides a historical overview of U.S. Latino participation in World War II and features historical photographs from the U.S. Latino & Latina WWII Oral History Project archives and contemporary photographs of men and women of the WWII generation by photojournalist Valentino Mauricio. It focuses on individual stories that reveal larger themes such as citizenship and civil rights and features excerpts from the more than five hundred oral history interviews that were part of the project. .

Funded project of Humanities Texas.  Humanities Texas is a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Contact: Battleship Texas State Historic Site Phone: (281) 479-2431
Battleship Texas State Historic Site
3523 Independence Parkway South
LaPorte, TX 77571
United States