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Elena Flores


Elena Flores

Elena Flores has lived in Alliance, Nebraska, since 1922, when she was eleven months old. Mexican American traditions, such as the use of dichos (traditional proverbs), are an important part of Mrs. Flores' life. Her recollections of early life in Alliance and work on the railroad make her an important historical resource.

Elena Flores ha vivido en Alliance, Nebraska, desde 1922, desde que ella tenía once meses de edad. Las tradiciones mexicoamericanas, como el uso de dichos, son una parte importante de la vida de la señora Flores. Sus memorias de la vida de antaño de Alliance y del trabajo en los ferrocarriles la convierten en una fuente histórica importante.

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