Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 23, Part 1

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Méndez discusses his hobby as a community historian--someone who researches, collects and protects the historical and cultural items of the Puerto Rican and Caribbean population. He recalls the significance of his relationship with his father, who kept him connected to the island through his stories.


Date
December 9, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
José Rafael Méndez
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
5m 50.0s
Location of interview

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

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JRM.2016.12.09.23.1
Related Keywords
Community, Identity, Parents
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Aguadilla, PR (is referenced)
Related Dates
1977, Date mentioned
Related Items
Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 23, Part 2
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 23, Part 1: JRM.2016.12.09.23.1. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 22 Oct 2020.
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Repository
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