Interview with Juan Cortez on July 31, 2013, Segment 5

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Cortez reflects on how his military experiences led him to take the spiritual path. Cortez shares the story of how he became a minister in the church and the benefits he was able to obtain to help the community. He also discusses being a liaison between the church, politicans, and other religious leaders.


Date
July 31, 2013, Recording date
Interviewee
Juan Cortez
Interviewer
Harry Franqui-Rivera
Duration
15m 4.0s
Location of interview

New York, NY

Language
Spanish
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JCor.2013.07.31.5
Related Keywords
Religion, Church, Religious institutions, Community
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
United States. Army
Related Dates
1952, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Juan Cortez on July 31, 2013, Segment 5: JCor.2013.07.31.5. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 16 Oct 2019.
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Repository
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