Interview with Amaury Diaz on April 15, 2016, Segment 4

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Diaz talks about how he felt discrimination while applying for employment when he came to Florida in 1979. He also discusses how he developed and registered the event called “La Noche de San Juan” using Wet & Wild Water Park facilities the following year.


Date
April 15, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
Amaury Diaz
Interviewer
Mareitssa Griggs
Duration
9m 58.0s
Location of interview

Orlando, FL

Language
English, Spanish
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
ADia.2016.04.15.4
Related Keywords
Discrimination
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Tony Ortiz, Patty Sheehan, Radio Station La Magica
Related Places
Orlando, FL (interview location), Festival Park (is referenced), Kissimmee, FL (is referenced), Tampa, FL (is referenced), Daytona Beach, FL (interview location)
Related Dates
1979 – 1980, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Amaury Diaz on April 15, 2016, Segment 4: ADia.2016.04.15.4. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 22 Oct 2019.
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Repository
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