Interview with George J. Rios on September 4, 2013, Segment 5
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Rios discusses how Spanish was seen more as a language in the late 1940s and 1950s in New York. He also shares his service in the army.
September 4, 2013, Recording date
IntervieweeGeorge J. Rios
Location of interview
Center for Puerto Rican Studies
Spanish language, Bilingualism, Latino affairs, Military service
Individuals or Organizations MentionedAntonia Pantoja
, Luis Nuñez
, ASPIRA Association
Related PlacesCenter for Puerto Rican Studies
(interview location), Inwood
(is referenced), Manhattan
1960, Date mentioned
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with George J. Rios on September 4, 2013, Segment 5: GJR.2013.09.04.5. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 22 Jul 2019.
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