Interview with Josephine Mercado on April 28 2016, Segment 10

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Mercado speaks about the Young Lords, a civil and human rights movement started in Chicago and in 1968 established chapters in New York. At the time, New York city was home to approximately 80% of the Puerto Ricans living stateside.


Date
April 28, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
Josephine Mercado
Interviewer
Mareitssa Griggs
Duration
1m 10.0s
Location of interview

Interview Location: DeBary, FL

Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JMer.2016.04.28.10
Related Keywords
Civil rights, Community, Human rights
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Young Lords
Related Places
Manhattan (is referenced), DeBary, FL (interview location), Chicago, IL (is referenced), Puerto Rico (is referenced)
Related Dates
1960s, Date mentioned
1968, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Josephine Mercado on April 28 2016, Segment 10: JMer.2016.04.28.10. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 23 Oct 2019.
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Repository
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