Interview with Juan Cortez on July 31, 2013, Segment 5
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Cortez reflects on how his military experiences led him to take the spiritual path. Cortez shares the story of how he became a minister in the church and the benefits he was able to obtain to help the community. He also discusses being a liaison between the church, politicans, and other religious leaders.
July 31, 2013, Recording date
Location of interview
New York, NY
Religion, Church, Religious institutions, Community
Individuals or Organizations MentionedUnited States. Army
1952, Date mentioned
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Juan Cortez on July 31, 2013, Segment 5: JCor.2013.07.31.5. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 13 Aug 2020.
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