Lillian López interview with Pura Belpré on April 4, 1976, Tape 1, Side A

Lillian López Papers, 1928-2005

Interview with Pura Belpré by Lillian López in López' home in NYC. Belpré discusses her upbringing and her family in Puerto Rico, such as her mother's death and her relationships with her father and stepmother afterwards. She also describes her educational experiences, Carnaval Ponceño, and the presence of the U.S. military in Puerto Rico.


Date
April 4, 1976, Recording date
Creator
Lillian López
Interviewee
Pura Belpré
Interviewer
Lillian López
Duration
46m 38.0s
Location of interview

Lillian López' home

Language
English
Object Type
Sound
Identifier
LiLo.PBel.04.04.1976.b07.1a
Related Keywords
Community, Authors, Birthplace, Migration, Families, Libraries, WWI
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
United States. Army
Related Places
Cayey, PR (is referenced), San Juan, PR (is referenced), Guayama, PR (is referenced), Arroyo, PR (is referenced), Santurce, San Juan, PR (is referenced)
Related Items
Lillian López interview with Pura Belpré on April 4, 1976, Tape 1, Side B
Citation
Lillian López Papers, 1928-2005. Lillian López interview with Pura Belpré on April 4, 1976, Tape 1, Side A : LiLo.PBel.04.04.1976.b07.1a. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 15 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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