Interview with Nilda Soto on May 22, 2015, Segment 2
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Dr. Soto describes her humble beginnings in a shanty town/slum in Puerto Rico, and her parents' occupations as a jitney driver and factory worker, balancing work with raising their children. She states how her parents always encouraged their children to study hard to achieve their goals.
May 22, 2015, Recording date
Location of interview
Interview Location: Open Door Health Center, 151 NW 11 St. Suite W201, Homestead, FL 33030
Poverty, Factory workers, Work, Farms, Families
Individuals or Organizations MentionedUniversity of Puerto Rico
, United States. Department of Veterans Affairs
Related PlacesHomestead, FL
(interview location), Río Piedras
(is referenced), Santurce, San Juan, PR
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Nilda Soto on May 22, 2015, Segment 2: NSot.2015.5.22.2. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 21 Sep 2020.
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