Alice Cardona Interview One, Tape 1, Side A

CENTRO: Centro Oral History Project (COHP) / Latino Educational Media Center (LEMC), 2003-2008

Cardona speaks about growing up in New York City during the 1930s and '40s, and her career and activism in the Puerto Rican community. She discusses her struggles with asserting her Puerto Rican identity and her involvement in community and educational organizations.


Date
May 2, 2007, Recording date
Interviewee
Alice Cardona
Interviewer
Lillian Jiménez
Duration
46m 21.0s
Language
English
Object Type
Sound
Identifier
COHP.ACar.2007.05.02.1a
Related Keywords
Health and Nutrition, Discrimination, WWII
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Antonia Pantoja, Joe Morales, Charlie Cuevas, Marta Valle, Magdalena Miranda, Luz Allende, Miriam Colón, Joseph Monserrat, Evelina López Antonetty, Puerto Rican Association of Community Affairs (PRACA), Head Start, United Bronx Parents, ASPIRA Association, National Conference of Puerto Rican Women , St. Agatha's Home, Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.), Hispanic Young Adult Association, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Long Island University, Columbia University, Puerto Rican Association of Community Affairs (PRACA), New York City. Board of Education
Related Places
The Bronx (is referenced), Manhattan (is referenced), El Barrio (is referenced), Randalls and Wards Islands (is referenced), Camuy, PR (is referenced), San Juan, PR (is referenced)
Related Dates
1930 – 1949, Date mentioned
1940 – 1942, Date mentioned
1957, Date mentioned
1962 – 1970, Date mentioned
1970 – 1978, Date mentioned
1973, Date mentioned
Related Items
Alice Cardona Interview Two, Tape 1, Side B
Alice Cardona Interview Three, Tape 2, Side A
Citation
CENTRO: Centro Oral History Project (COHP) / Latino Educational Media Center (LEMC), 2003-2008. Alice Cardona Interview One, Tape 1, Side A: COHP.ACar.2007.05.02.1a. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 22 Sep 2019.
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