Alice Cardona Interview Two, Tape 1, Side B

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
45m 25.0s
Language
English
Object Type
Sound
Identifier
COHP.ACar.2007.05.02.1b
Related Keywords
Education, Protests, Politics, Latino justice, Feminism, Activism
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Evelina López Antonetty, Ellen Lurie, Carmen Arroyo, Carmen Maldonado, José E. Serrano, William Rogers, Joe Nieves, Tony Figueroa, Blanca Sedeno, Carmen Maime, Richard Nixon, Yolanda Sánchez, Jane Delgado, Gladys Rivera, Carmen Perez, Mario Cuomo, Ronnie Eldridge, Puerto Rican Association of Community Affairs (PRACA), Head Start, United Bronx Parents, ASPIRA Association, National Conference of Puerto Rican Women , St. Agatha's Home, New York City. Housing Authority, United Federation of Teachers, New York University, Puerto Rican Legal Defense & Education Fund, New York City. Board of Education
Related Places
The Bronx (is referenced), Manhattan (is referenced), Queens (is referenced), Brooklyn (is referenced), Staten Island (is referenced), Florida (is referenced), California (is referenced), Chicago, IL (is referenced), Indiana (is referenced), Washington, DC (is referenced), Connecticut (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 One, Tape 1, Side A
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 Two, Tape 1, Side B: COHP.ACar.2007.05.02.1b. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 16 Oct 2019.
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