Interview with James Vlasto on 11/07/2016, Segment 12

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Vlasto talks about his involvement in Badillo’s electoral campaign for a seat in the United States House of Representatives in 1970. He explains that due to redistricting, Badillo needed to appeal to a diverse population made up of many different ethnic groups during his campaign for Congress.


Date
November 7, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
James Vlasto
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
3m 32.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies, New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JVla.2016.11.7.12
Related Keywords
Campaigns, Elected officials, Elections, Identity
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Herman Badillo
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Astoria (is referenced), El Barrio (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with James Vlasto on 11/07/2016, Segment 12: JVla.2016.11.7.12. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 17 Oct 2019.
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Repository
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