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In the wake of the October 17, 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake, Caltrans commissioned an oral history project to document the personal and professional experiences of Caltrans employees who worked to restore the State's damaged transportation system. At the time of the earthquake, Ruben Hermosillo, was a working assistant at the Gilroy Maintenance Station for Caltrans. In this interview, he describes his personal earthquake experience in Gilroy, CA and as a newer employee to Caltrans he learned many skills on repairing highways in the Gilroy area. California Audiovisual Preservation Project
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Earthquakes--California--Loma Prieta Loma Prieta Earthquake, Calif., 1989
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