Ramon Velez Interview One, Tape 1, Side A

Luis A. Cardona Oral History Collection, 1976-1989

Velez explains how his experience in the military brought out the leadership skills he needed to work in the welfare office of New York and serve the Puerto Rican community.

Note: Chopped file. Audio is mono for most of the clip with some distortion.


Date
May 24, 1983, Recording date
Interviewee
Ramon Velez
Interviewer
Luis A. Cardona
Duration
45m 23.0s
Language
English, Spanish
Object Type
Sound
Identifier
LAC.RVel.1983.05.24.1a
Related Keywords
Military service, Korean War, Education, Welfare
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Juan Cesar Cordero, Tony Vega, Joseph Monserrat, Joe Morales, Gilberto Gerena Valentín, Carmen Rodríguez, University of Puerto Rico, National Autonomous University of Mexico, National Puerto Rican Day Parade, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, ASPIRA Association, Puerto Rican Association of Community Affairs (PRACA), City University of New York. Hostos Community College, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
Related Places
Hormigueros, PR (is referenced), Mayagüez, PR (is referenced), Ponce, PR (is referenced), Salinas, PR (is referenced), Korea (is referenced), Panamá (is referenced)
Related Items
Ramon Velez Interview Two, Tape 1, Side B
Citation
Luis A. Cardona Oral History Collection, 1976-1989. Ramon Velez Interview One, Tape 1, Side A: LAC.RVel.1983.05.24.1a. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 23 Aug 2019.
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