Interview with Humberto Cintron on June 11, 2013, Segment 2

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Cintron reflects on his childhood and playing sports, especially basketball. He felt lucky because a lot of the kids in the neighborhood didn't have that kind of supportive community. He states that he still keeps in touch with his athletic gang, the Senecas, which had about 40 members. He says that his brother was head of the Senecas and became everyone's big brother.


Date
June 11, 2013, Recording date
Interviewee
Humberto Cintron
Interviewer
Sarah Molinari
Duration
15m 45.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies, 695 Park Ave. New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
HCin.2013.06.11.2
Related Keywords
Mentors, Community, Gangs, Sports, Social clubs
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Jack Ag├╝eros, Rafael Terra, Joe Torres, Paul Williams, Charley Gonzales, Nester Baris, Jonny Aponti, Jimmy Chesta, Michael Padrae, Efrim Kerenwah, Danny Basil, Dominque Alteri, City University of New York. Hunter College
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Puerto Rico (is referenced), El Barrio (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Humberto Cintron on June 11, 2013, Segment 2: HCin.2013.06.11.2. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 18 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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