Interview with Marcos Dimas on August 8, 2013, Segment 1
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Dimas reminisces on his life growing up in Puerto Rico. He lived in between the town and country, and walked from the farm to school everyday. His father would take him to the movies as a recreational bonding experience. He describes how the island of Puerto Rico changed through U.S. industrialization and many people selling their land and moving away.
August 8, 2013, Recording date
Location of interview
East Harlem, NY
Colonialism, Community, Birthplace, Families
Related PlacesEl Barrio
(interview location), Puerto Rico
(is referenced), The Bronx
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Marcos Dimas on August 8, 2013, Segment 1: MDim.2013.08.08.1. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 12 Aug 2020.
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