Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 14

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Méndez lists the different venues for the exhibition of the New York & Porto Rico Steamship Co. collection. He asserts that in the future he would like to show his collection in the venues that only focus on the European migration and leave the arrival of Latinos on the sidelines as a way to disrupt the Eurocentric views of the venue.


Date
December 9, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
José Rafael Méndez
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
2m 11.0s
Location of interview

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

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JRM.2016.12.09.14
Related Keywords
Museums, Galleries
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Brooklyn Museum, Museum of the City of New York, Smithsonian Institution, Elena Martinez, Brooklyn Museum, Museum of the City of New York, Smithsonian Institution
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), South Street Seaport (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 14: JRM.2016.12.09.14. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 09 Aug 2020.
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Repository
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