Interview with Gilda Mirós on November 17, 2016, Segment 1, Part 1

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Mirós talks about her family and early life in Puerto Rico and the reasons for their migration from Santurce to the South Bronx, New York in 1946. She describes the neighborhood during the 1950s, however, she and her family moved to Queens when the burning of buildings affected the Bronx area. Mirós also discusses how she and her family preserved their Puerto Rican identity while living in the States, her experiences as a high school student and her early interest for the arts and media.

Entrevista con Gilda Mirós el 17 de noviembre de 2016, Segmento 1, Parte 1


Date
November 17, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
Gilda Mirós
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
11m 48.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies, New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
GMir.2016.11.17.1.1
Related Keywords
Children, Neighborhoods, Traditions
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Fernando Luis Conesa, Lolita De La Vega, José De la Vega, Santiago Grevi, American Cancer Society, P.S. 66 School of Higher Expectations, J.H.S. 098 Herman Ridder, La Marqueta, Washington Irving High School, Metropolitan Opera Guild
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Santurce, San Juan, PR (is referenced), South Bronx (is referenced), Queens (is referenced), Corozal, PR (is referenced), Coamo, PR (is referenced)
Related Items
Interview with Gilda Mirós on November 17, 2016, Segment 1, Part 2
Interview with Gilda Mirós on November 17, 2016, Segment 1, Part 3
Interview with Gilda Mirós on November 17, 2016, Segment 1, Part 4
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Gilda Mirós on November 17, 2016, Segment 1, Part 1: GMir.2016.11.17.1.1. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 14 Oct 2019.
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