Eddie González Interview Two, Tape 1, Side B

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

González discusses the origin and purpose of the Migration Office (MO). He was an employment counselor at the Migration Division Department of Labor of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico in the early 1960s and speaks about personal family experiences with migration and benefits, the MO Employment Program, Operation Bootstrap, the Migrant Farm Program, and workers’ rights.


Date
January 31, 2007, Recording date
Interviewee
Eddie González
Duration
17m 52.0s
Language
English, Spanish
Object Type
Sound
Identifier
COHP.EGon.2007.01.31.1b
Related Keywords
Operation Bootstrap, Careers, Work, Labor unions, Non-profit organizations, Migration, Discrimination
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Fred Velez, Joseph McCarthy, Joseph Monserrat, Richard Claude, Carlota Maduro, José Morales, Antonia Pantoja, Herman Badillo, Ramon Velez, Puerto Rico. Department of Labor, United Automobile Workers, Local 259-New York City Central Labor Council, Mobilization for Justice , Agrupacion Femenina, Agujas de Oro, Con Edison, Local 6-New York Hotel and Motel Trades Council, AFL-CIO
Related Places
Perú (is referenced), Puerto Rico (is referenced)
Related Dates
1960 – 1966, Date mentioned
Related Items
Eddie González Interview One, Tape 1, Side A
Eddie González Interview Three, Tape 2, Side A
Eddie González Interview Two, Tape 1, Side B
Citation
CENTRO: Centro Oral History Project (COHP) / Latino Educational Media Center (LEMC), 2003-2008. Eddie González Interview Two, Tape 1, Side B: COHP.EGon.2007.01.31.1b. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 14 Oct 2019.
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