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Arizona Latina Trailblazers
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    • Video: Amanda Aguirre

    • Video: Amanda Aguirre
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Health and welfare; Yuma (Ariz.); Latino communities; Latino studies; Latina studies; Mexican-American Border Region--History; Mexican American women--History--20th century; Mexican Americans--Arizona; Senator, Amanda Aguirre; Regional Center for...
    • Amanda Aguirre - Arizona Latina Trailblazers, 2012. The Phoenix College Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Media is proud to honor Amanda Aguirre, the first Latino to represent the Yuma area in the State Legislature in over 130 years.
    • Amanda Aguirre Booklet

    • Amanda Aguirre Booklet
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Health and welfare; Yuma (Ariz.); Latino communities; Latino studies; Latina studies; Mexican-American Border Region--History; Mexican American women--History--20th century; Mexican Americans--Arizona; Senator, Amanda Aguirre; Regional Center for...
    • Amanda Aguirre - Arizona Latina Trailblazers, 2012. The Phoenix College Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Media is proud to honor Amanda Aguirre, the first Latino to represent the Yuma area in the State Legislature in over 130 years.
    • Video: Anna Maria Chavez

    • Video: Anna Maria Chavez
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Girl Scouts of U.S.A.; Latino communities; Latino studies; Latina studies; Mexican American women--History--20th century; Mexican Americans--Arizona; Eloy (Ariz.); Yale University Alumni; Intergovernmental Affairs, Janet Napolitano Administration
    • Anna Maria Chavez, Arizona Latina Trailblazers, 2012. The Phoenix College Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Media is proud to honore Anna Maria Chavez, the first Hispanic woman selected to serve as President/CEO of the Girl Scouts...
    • Anna Maria Chavez Booklet

    • Anna Maria Chavez Booklet
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Girl Scouts of U.S.A.; Latino communities; Latino studies; Latina studies; Mexican American women--History--20th century; Mexican Americans--Arizona; Eloy (Ariz.); Yale University Alumni; Intergovernmental Affairs, Janet Napolitano Administration
    • Anna Maria Chavez, Arizona Latina Trailblazers, 2012. The Phoenix College Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Media is proud to honore Anna Maria Chavez, the first Hispanic woman selected to serve as President/CEO of the Girl Scouts...
    • Dr. Anna Marie Ochoa O’Leary

    • Dr. Anna Marie Ochoa O’Leary
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Arizona Border Rights Project; Morenci Miners Women's Auxiliary; University of Arizona; Mexican studies; Fulbright scholars;
    • Anna Marie Ochoa O’Leary is an assistant professor of practice in the Department of Mexican American and Raza Studies at the University of Arizona, where she earned her B.A. in political science and her Ph.D. in anthropology. Her research and...
    • Marie López Rogers

    • Marie López Rogers
    • Raul H. Castro Institute
    • Avondale, AZ; Avondale City Council; Hope City ; Children's Action Alliance; Valle Del Sol Profiles of Success; Governor's Military Affairs Commission; Governor's Staewide Youth Development Taks Force; Latino Community Justice Council; National...
    • As the first Latina mayor of Avondale, Ariz., Marie López Rogers feels that her city is her family. “From a Latina perspective, being the matriarch, that’s how I treat my community -- there just happens to be 78,000 people in my family,” she...
    • Video: Marie López Rogers

    • Video: Marie López Rogers
    • Raul H. Castro Institute
    • Avondale, AZ; Avondale City Council; Hope City ; Children's Action Alliance; Valle Del Sol Profiles of Success; Governor's Military Affairs Commission; Governor's Staewide Youth Development Taks Force; Latino Community Justice Council; National...
    • As the first Latina mayor of Avondale, Ariz., Marie López Rogers feels that her city is her family. “From a Latina perspective, being the matriarch, that’s how I treat my community -- there just happens to be 78,000 people in my family,” she...
    • Barbara Rodríguez Mundell

    • Barbara Rodríguez Mundell
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Maricopa County (Ariz.); Maricopa County (Ariz). Superior Court; Judges; Arizona State University; Arizona State University. College of Law; Arizona State University. College of Law--Alumni and alumnae--Periodicals; Arizona. Industrial Commission;
    • Barbara Rodríguez Mundell is the first female and the first Hispanic presiding judge of the Maricopa County Superior Court. She oversees the work of approximately 95 judges, 58 commissioners, more than 4,000 staff members, 25 justice courts, and...
    • Lu¡sa Ronstadt Espinel

    • Lu¡sa Ronstadt Espinel
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Latina; Folk songs--Mexico; Spanish monologues; Monologues. Music--Mexico; Mexican American musicians; Tucson Region (Ariz.)--History; Spanish art;
    • Biographical film of Lu¡sa Ronstadt Espinel, from the city of Tucson in Arizona, who inherited her love of Mexican and Spanish music from her parents at a young age. Her appreciation of Hispanic culture lead her to begin a music career and tour...
    • Graciela Gil Olivarez

    • Graciela Gil Olivarez
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Latina; Copper miners--Arizona--Social conditions--20th century; Copper miners; Copper miners--Labor unions--Arizona: Copper miners, Mexican American; Bilingualism; Disc jockeys; Disc jockeys--Arizona--Phoenix; Disc jockeys--Biography;
    • Biographical film on Graciela Gil Olivarez, who grew up in a segregated mining town in Barcelona, Arizona and would rise to become Phoenix's first female disc jockey. Her capacity in radio gave her an opportunity to speak on behalf of destitute...
    • Romana Acosta Bañuelos

    • Romana Acosta Bañuelos
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Pan American National Bank; Food production and natural resources; Mexican Americans; Mexican Americans--California--Los Angeles--History; Mexican Americans--California--Los Angeles--History--20th century; Mexican Americans--Florida--Biography;
    • Biographical film on Romana Acosta Bañuelos, the daughter of an Arizona copper miner who would go on to found Ramona's Mexican Food Products, Inc., the Pan-American National Bank, and later be appointed to serve as U.S. Treasurer by President...
    • Mary Rose Wilcox

    • Mary Rose Wilcox
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Maricopa County (Ariz.)--History; Maricopa County (Ariz.)--History--Miscellanea; first Mexican American woman elected to Phoenix City Council and first Mexican American woman elected to Maricopa County Board of Supervisors
    • Born in Superior Arizona in 1949, Mary Rose Wilcox left eh copper mining town to purse a degree in social work from Arizona State University. “I cam down to the Valley and it was cultre shock,” she said. “There were only three Hispanics in...
    • Mary Rose Wilcox

    • Mary Rose Wilcox
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Maricopa County (Ariz.)--History; Maricopa County (Ariz.)--History--Miscellanea; first Mexican American woman elected to Phoenix City Council and first Mexican American woman elected to Maricopa County Board of Supervisors
    • Born in Superior Arizona in 1949, Mary Rose Wilcox left the copper mining town to purse a degree in social work from Arizona State University. “I came down to the Valley and it was cultre shock,” she said. “There were only three Hispanics...
    • Carmela Ramírez

    • Carmela Ramírez
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Musicians; R&B (Music); Jazz; Latinas; City of Phoenix (Ariz.);
    • Born into a family of musicians, Phoenix native Carmela Ramirez has been a staple in the Valley music scene since the ‘70s. She has performed with headliners such as Tina Turner and B.B. King, and her musical endeavors have taken her to stages...
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Catherine Anaya

    • Catherine Anaya
    • Raul H. Castro Institute
    • KPHO-TV; University of Southern California; Journalism; Broadcast Journalism; KRGV-TV; WSBT-TV; KPNX-TV; KCBS-TV;
    • Catherine Anaya has come a long way, from a shy girl in Santa Ana, California to the main news anchor for CBS KPHO TV 5 news and a well-known public figure in the Valley. Born in 1967 to Martha Basco and Allan Anaya, Catherine lived for eight years...
    • Video: 
Catherine Anaya

    • Video: Catherine Anaya
    • Raul H. Castro Institute
    • KPHO-TV; University of Southern California; Journalism; Broadcast Journalism; KRGV-TV; WSBT-TV; KPNX-TV; KCBS-TV;
    • Catherine Anaya has come a long way, from a shy girl in Santa Ana, California to the main news anchor for CBS KPHO TV 5 news and a well-known public figure in the Valley. Born in 1967 to Martha Basco and Allan Anaya, Catherine lived for eight years...
    • Romana Acosta Bañuelos

    • Romana Acosta Bañuelos
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Pan American National Bank; Food production and natural resources; Mexican Americans; Mexican Americans--California--Los Angeles--History; Mexican Americans--California--Los Angeles--History--20th century; Mexican Americans--Florida--Biography;
    • Daughter of an Arizona copper miner, Romana Acosta Bañuelos would go on to found Ramona's Mexican Food Products, Inc., the Pan-American National Bank, and later be appointed to serve as U.S. Treasurer by President Nixon.
    • Dr. Christine Marín: Archivist/Historian

    • Dr. Christine Marín: Archivist/Historian
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Latina; Archives; Archivists; Archivists--United States--Biography; Archivists--United States--History; Historians; Historians--Arizona--Biography; Latino communities; Latino studies; Latina studies; Research collections in Latino studies;...
    • Dr. Christine Marín, on the tradition of Mexican-Americans in Arizona to preserve their family legacy through family heirlooms, historical documents and photographs. The Chicano/a Research Collection and the Hayden Library at Arizona State...
    • Francisca Montoya

    • Francisca Montoya
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Labor union democracy--United States; Labor union democracy--United States--History; Labor union members, Hispanic American; Labor union members--History--20th century; Labor union members, Mexican American; Labor union members--North America;...
    • Film on how Francisca Montoya, from a family of migrant agricultural workers, struggled to maintain a family, pursue an education, and remain actively committed to farm workers' rights.
    • Trinidad Escalante Swilling

    • Trinidad Escalante Swilling
    • Raul H. Castro Institute and Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Swilling, Jack, 1830-1878; Swilling family; Phoenix (Ariz.); Phoenix (Ariz.)--History; Phoenix (Ariz.)--History--19th century; Canal construction;
    • Film on Trinidad Escalante Swilling, born in Hermosillo, Mexico to a Spanish father and Mexican mother. After the death of her father, she and her mother would move to Tucson where Trinidad would marry Jack Swilling, a Confederate veteran of the...

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