[Oral History Interview with Hector Flores]

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Interview with Hector Flores, who was a police officer, worked with the DOJ, and then became a DISD administrator. Flores discusses his early life in Dilley, TX and traveling to be a migrant worker with family before going to school and becoming the first to graduate in his family, joining the police force, and the jobs that led him to be an administrator in the Dallas school system during affirmative action and joining with LULAC.

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Creator: Unknown. September 3, 2011.

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Interview with Hector Flores, who was a police officer, worked with the DOJ, and then became a DISD administrator. Flores discusses his early life in Dilley, TX and traveling to be a migrant worker with family before going to school and becoming the first to graduate in his family, joining the police force, and the jobs that led him to be an administrator in the Dallas school system during affirmative action and joining with LULAC.

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  • Preferred Citation: Documenting the History of the Civil Rights Movement in Dallas County, Texas Oral History Collection (AR0806), University of North Texas Special Collections

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Documenting The History of the Civil Rights Movement In Dallas County, Texas Oral History Collection

Transcripts of oral histories with civil rights figures from Dallas, Texas. Each interview focuses on the interviewee's family and educational history, organizational involvement, and career or personal milestones.

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[Oral History Interview with Hector Flores], text, September 3, 2011; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1816113/: accessed August 17, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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