Interview with Raul Cardona on Jun 09, 2015, Segment 2

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Cardona describes how the United States' foreign policy affected the socioeconomic situation in Puerto Rico during the 1940s. He discusses about the voluntary enrollment of Puerto Ricans in the US Army and he recalls how the media covered the Pearl Harbor bombings in 1941.


Date
June 9, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Raul Cardona
Interviewer
Lorena GarcĂ­a-Barroso
Duration
2m 42.0s
Location of interview

Chicago, IL

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
RCar.2015.06.09.2
Related Keywords
Socioeconomic status, WWII
Related Places
Chicago, IL (interview location), Pearl Harbor (is referenced), Puerto Rico (is referenced)
Related Dates
1941, Date mentioned
1932, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Raul Cardona on Jun 09, 2015, Segment 2: RCar.2015.06.09.2. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 16 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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