Interview with Ada Lopez on March 3, 2016, Segment 2

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Lopez talks about her mother, who became part of the flourishing Puerto Rican needle industry. She describes her family's move to Chicago prompted by her father serving in the military during the Korean War and her initial involvement with ASPIRA in Chicago.


Date
March 3, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
Ada Lopez
Interviewer
Ivis Garcia
Duration
15m 45.0s
Location of interview

Chicago, IL

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
ALop.2016.03.03.2
Related Keywords
Activism, Korean War, Migration, Military service
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Sylvia Herrera, Antonia Pantoja, ASPIRA Association, Mirta Ramirez
Related Places
Chicago, IL (interview location), Chicago, IL (is referenced), Santurce, San Juan, PR (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Ada Lopez on March 3, 2016, Segment 2: ALop.2016.03.03.2. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 26 Jun 2019.
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Repository
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