Vince Valdez, a lifelong West Des Moines resident, has spent decades researching and recording the history of Latinos in Valley Junction. Many families immigrated to Iowa to work on the railroads and stayed to raise families and contributed to our rich and diverse community!
If you missed Vince Valdez’s recent program on Latino Lives in Valley Junction, you can now watch the captioned recording on the WDMHS YouTube channel. Subscribe and never miss a live or taped program!
Vince’s program can be watched here.