Interview with John Quinones on January 19, 2017, Segment 1

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Quinones describes his early childhood in rural Bayamon, Puerto Rico. He praises his parents as the role models that shaped his character. Quinones and his family moved to Orlando when he was 14, and he discusses his difficulties with cultural and language shock in the United States.


Date
January 19, 2017, Recording date
Interviewee
John Quinones
Interviewer
Mareitssa Griggs
Duration
7m 23.0s
Location of interview

Interview Location: Kissimmee, FL

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
JQui.2017.01.19.1
Related Keywords
Parents, High schools, Bilingual education, Farms, Politicians
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Florida. Legislature. Senate, Lake Howell High School
Related Places
Kissimmee, FL (interview location), Bayamón, PR (is referenced)
Related Dates
1979, Date mentioned
2001 – 2002, Date mentioned
2003, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with John Quinones on January 19, 2017, Segment 1: JQui.2017.01.19.1. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 15 Oct 2019.
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Repository
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