David Blanke

Interviewee Collection Sort descending Description Interviewer Date of Interview Location of Interview Affiliation
Nick Jimenez South Texas Stories

This is an oral history recording of Nick Jimenez interviewed by David Blanke. Mr. Jimenez shared an overview of his early life in San Antonio, Texas; his professional education and development in college and as a young reporter; brief comments about his time serving in the Army in Vietnam; his arrival in Corpus Christi in the 1970s; and key issues surrounding its social and economic development such as Cisneros v. Corpus Christi Independent School District, Dr. Hector P. García, Selena, the Port of Corpus Christi, and environmentalism.

David Blanke Corpus Christi, TX Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi