Interview with Marcos Dimas on August 8, 2013, Segment 1

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Dimas reminisces on his life growing up in Puerto Rico. He lived in between the town and country, and walked from the farm to school everyday. His father would take him to the movies as a recreational bonding experience. He describes how the island of Puerto Rico changed through U.S. industrialization and many people selling their land and moving away.


Date
August 8, 2013, Recording date
Interviewee
Marcos Dimas
Interviewer
Shakti Castro
Duration
15m 45.0s
Location of interview

East Harlem, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
MDim.2013.08.08.1
Related Keywords
Colonialism, Community, Birthplace, Families
Related Places
El Barrio (interview location), Puerto Rico (is referenced), The Bronx (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Marcos Dimas on August 8, 2013, Segment 1: MDim.2013.08.08.1. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 17 Nov 2019.
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