Work Crew of the Steamship Borinquen
Jaime Haslip-Peña Papers, 1918-1951
Work crew from SS Borinquen, holding a lifesaver with the words "Borinquen New York." Jaime Haslip-Peña, telephone operator and secretary to the chief steward, stands third from the right in the top row (Pioneros: Puerto Ricans in New York City 1892-1948, 2001). The SS Borinquen was one of the ships regularly carrying passengers between San Juan, Puerto Rico and New York City during the 1930s and 1940s.
1938, Date accepted
Photograph: b & w photographs
Individuals or Organizations MentionedJaime Haslip-Peña
, Borinquen New York
Jaime Haslip-Peña Papers, 1918-1951. Work Crew of the Steamship Borinquen: JHPe_b01_f02_673. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 06 Aug 2020.
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