Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 2

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Méndez discusses how he became a collector of historical items. He states that growing up in a historical place, such as Tarrytown, NY, and having a strong interest for Caribbean music, nurtured his interest in collecting antiques and in documenting the past.


Date
December 9, 2016, Recording date
Interviewee
José Rafael Méndez
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
3m 26.0s
Location of interview

Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Hunter College, CUNY, New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JRM.2016.12.09.2
Related Keywords
Afro-Latino experience, Music
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Nelson Rockefeller
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Tarrytown, NY (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with José Rafael Méndez on December 9, 2016, Segment 2: JRM.2016.12.09.2. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 21 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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