Browse Documents (512 items total)

Registration form

Registration form
This registration form verifies that the Mexican government received Asterio Lopez Leon's application on September 10, 2003 for his 10%.

Testimony letter (back)

Testimony letter (back)
According to this letter, Roberto Morales Aganza and Rafael Garcia Molina testify to the fact that Asterio Lopez Leon was a bracero during the years of 1949 to 1963. This letter was written in Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico on September 10, 2003.

Testimony letter (back)

Testimony letter (back)
According to this letter, Roberto Morales Aganza and Rafael Garcia Molina testify to the fact that Asterio Lopez Leon was a bracero during the years of 1949 to 1963. This letter was written in Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico on September 10, 2003.

Testimony letter

Testimony letter
According to this letter, Roberto Morales Aganza and Rafael Garcia Molina testify to the fact that Asterio Lopez Leon was a bracero during the years of 1949 to 1963. This happened in Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico on September 10, 2003.

Information card

Information card
This is a genereal information card for Asterio Lopez Leon

Mexican passport (pp. 10-11)

Mexican passport (pp. 10-11)
Interior of Asterio Lopez Leon and his wife's passport

Mexican Passport (pp. 8-9)

Mexican Passport (pp. 8-9)
In these pages, the Mexican Consulate in Calexico, California gives Mr. Asterio Lopez Leon and his wife an extension on their passport.

Mexican passport (pp. 6-7)

Mexican passport (pp. 6-7)
In these pages, the Mexican Consulate in San Bernardino, California gives Mr. Asterio Lopez Leon and his wife an extension on their passport.

Mexican passport (pp. 4-5)

Mexican passport (pp. 4-5)
This Mexican passport was issued to Asterio Lopez Leon and his wife. These pages describe Mr. and Mrs. Asterio Lopez Leon's physical features, their birth dates, places of birth, occupations, and marital status.

Mexican passport (pp. 2-3)

Mexican passport (pp. 2-3)
This Mexican passport was issued to both Asterio Lopez Leon and Ana Maria Vazquez de Leon on April 28, 1965 in Mexico City, D.F., Mexico. According to page 3, this passport is only valid for entrance in the United States of America.

Mexican Passport

Mexican Passport
Interior of passport for Asterio Lopez Leon's wife, Ana Maria Vasquez de Leon

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Vaccination Certificate

Vaccination Certificate
The U.S. Public Health Service gave Asterio Lopez Leon this smallpox vaccination certificate at the U.S.-Mexico border.

Proof of citizenship (back)

Proof of citizenship (back)
This documents shows that Asterio Lopez Leon has proved this Mexican citizenship to the Mexican Consul October 27, 1972.

Proof of citizenship

Proof of citizenship
This documents shows that Asterio Lopez Leon has proved this Mexican citizenship to the Mexican Consul October 27, 1972.

Certificate of baptism (back)

Certificate of baptism (back)
This is the baptismal certificate for Asterio Lopez Leon. It has all of the general information about his baptism including his birth date (10/28/1927) and date of baptism (12/25/1927).

Certificate of baptism

Certificate of baptism
This is the baptismal certificate for Asterio Lopez Leon. It has all of the general information about his baptism including his birth date (10/28/1927) and date of baptism (12/25/1927).

Identification card (back)

Identification card (back)
This cedula personal is a personal identification card issued to Asterio Lopez Leon on January 18, 1963.

Identification card

Identification card
This cedula personal is a personal identification card issued to Asterio Lopez Leon on January 18, 1963.

Identification card

Identification card
This card identifies Asterio Lopez Leon as a chauffeur in Hermosillo, Sonora on January 11, 1963.

Certificate of Recognition (back)

Certificate of Recognition (back)
This is the interior of the certificate of recognition for Jesus Flores. He received it on March 13, 1953.

Certificate of Recognition

Certificate of Recognition
Cover of the Certificate of Recognition.

Newspaper Article

This newspaper's caption reads that not even time can deter ex-braceros from demanding their owed wages. This was published in "La voz" February 13, 2006 in Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico.

Newspaper Article

This article clipping refers to an announcement that ex-braceros made to block the U.S.-Mexico border for ten minutes in support of the May 1st marches. This article was published in "La Cronica" on April 17, 2006 in Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico.

Newspaper Article

This photograph includes braceros standing at the Park "Heroes de Chapultepec." They are waiting to reunite and discuss their plan of action in order to receive their back wages.

Newspaper Article

The article clipping explicates the fact that ex-braceros protested against the Bush's administrations desire to build a fence on the U.S.-Mexico border.