Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 20

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Méndez describes the neighborhood where he grew up in Tarrytown, New York. He asserts that the town was mainly composed of African American and Puerto Rican neighborhoods, and he recalls his experiences with Afro-Cuban people and visiting a neighborhood social club.


Date
December 9, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
José Rafael Méndez
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
4m 50.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Hunter College, CUNY, New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JRM.2016.12.09.20
Related Keywords
Families, Neighborhoods, Social clubs, Community, Afro-Latino experience
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Villalba, PR (is referenced), Tarrytown, NY (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 20: JRM.2016.12.09.20. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 23 Sep 2020.
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Repository
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