Interview with James Vlasto on 11/07/2016, Segment 12
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Vlasto talks about his involvement in Badillo’s electoral campaign for a seat in the United States House of Representatives in 1970. He explains that due to redistricting, Badillo needed to appeal to a diverse population made up of many different ethnic groups during his campaign for Congress.
November 7, 2016, Recording date
InterviewerLeonela Medina Baez
Location of interview
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, New York, NY
Campaigns, Elected officials, Elections, Identity
Individuals or Organizations MentionedHerman Badillo
Related PlacesCenter for Puerto Rican Studies
(interview location), Astoria
(is referenced), El Barrio
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with James Vlasto on 11/07/2016, Segment 12: JVla.2016.11.7.12. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 22 Sep 2020.
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