Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 19

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Méndez talks about his childhood during the 1950s in Tarrytown, New York. He describes the ethnic composition of the neighborhood, which was mainly Puerto Rican, and the predominant types of jobs people held.


Date
December 9, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
José Rafael Méndez
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
5m 27.0s
Location of interview

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

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JRM.2016.12.09.19
Related Keywords
Families, Neighborhoods
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Tarrytown, NY (is referenced), Moca, PR (is referenced), Aguadilla, PR (is referenced), Arecibo, PR (is referenced), Sleepy Hollow, NY (is referenced)
Related Dates
1950s, Date mentioned
1960s, Date mentioned
1970s, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 19: JRM.2016.12.09.19. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 12 Jul 2020.
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Repository
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