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Interview with Victor Vargas

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Title: Interview with Victor Vargas
Interviewer: Nishimoto, Warren
Interviewee: Vargas, Victor
Keywords: Koloa (district)
Sugar Cane Processing
Issue Date: 1987
Series/Report no.: Koloa: An Oral History of a Kauai Community
Description: A retired mill engineer traces his career from his father's plow factory in Negros to a sugar mill in Koloa. Covered are his schooling in the Philippines and Detroit, move to Hawaii, and developmet of the sink-float system for cleaning cane.
plow factory worker, tractor mechanic, mill engineer; Filipino; female
Interview conducted in English.
Sponsor: Community, State
Pages/Duration: 1 hr, 8 min
22 pages
Geographic Coverage: Honolulu, Oahu
Appears in Collections:Koloa: An Oral History of a Kaua‘i Community

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