Interview with Angelina Cabrera on July 26, 2016, Segment 15
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Cabrera speaks about how as a child her father used to take her to Prospect Park in Brooklyn, New York. Later on she became part of a group that initiated the Boricua Festival, which is celebrated annually in Prospect Park. She also explains that this group transformed an empty property in the park into a garden filled with trees named after Puerto Rican families.
July 26, 2016, Recording date
InterviewerLeonela Medina Baez
Location of interview
Interview Location: 695 Park Ave. New York, NY
Related PlacesNew York City
(interview location), Prospect Park
(is referenced), Center for Puerto Rican Studies
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Angelina Cabrera on July 26, 2016, Segment 15: ACab.2016.07.26.15. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 23 Aug 2019.
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