Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 3

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Méndez defines himself as a "Puerto Rican picker" who has been collecting items for a long time. He emphasizes that he likes to “hunt” by traveling around the country, helping out at antique shows and shops in order to find the historical items that he thinks best document the past.


Date
December 9, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
José Rafael Méndez
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
2m 38.0s
Location of interview

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

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JRM.2016.12.09.3
Related Keywords
Diaspora
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Virginia (is referenced), Pennsylvania (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 3: JRM.2016.12.09.3. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 16 Jul 2020.
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