Interview with Lydia Valencia on May 10, 2016, Segment 12

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Valencia talks about the founding members of the Hispanic Association of Ocean County: Rosa López, José López, Juan Luengo, Ángel González, and Gladys González. Gladys, Valencia notes, was involved in the development of what is now the Lakewood Multicultural Preschool, then Lakewood Day Care. Valencia explains that in the late 1970s the State of New Jersey earmarked funds to open bilingual, multicultural day cares throughout the State. Off camera, she adds Pablo Jiménez to the list of founding members.


Date
May 10, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
Lydia Valencia
Interviewer
Elizabeth A. Burbach Gallardo
Duration
1m 42.0s
Location of interview

Puerto Rican Congress of New Jersey

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
LyVa.2016.5.10.12
Related Keywords
Activism, Bilingual education, Multi-cultural education
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Gladys González, Pablo Jiménez, Ángel González, Juan Luengo, José López, Rosa López, Lakewood Multicultural Preschool, Hispanic Association of Ocean County
Related Places
Lakewood, NJ (interview location), Jackson, NJ (is referenced), Vineland, NJ (is referenced), New Jersey (is referenced)
Related Dates
1970s, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Lydia Valencia on May 10, 2016, Segment 12: LyVa.2016.5.10.12. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 14 Nov 2019.
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Repository
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