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Letters Home (#3) – May 21, 1969

October 14, 2010


Newly arrived in the United States, Lucila Dypiangco writes home to her family in the Philippines about her and her husband Oscar's job search in Los Angeles.

Letters Home (#1) – May 11, 1969

August 19, 2010


The first in a series of letters written by Lucila Dypiangco, which date back to 1969, when she and her husband Oscar left the Philippines (and their three sons) to move to the United States.

Oscar Dypiangco’s LA Job Search in 1969

August 10, 2010


Oscar Dypiangco shares memories of his experiences scouring Los Angeles for work after arriving from the Philippines in 1969.