Interview with Eva De la O on October 08, 2015, Segment 1

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

De la O describes her early life growing up in East Harlem/El Barrio, New York City. She identifies the school that she attended and the ethnic groups that dominated that community back in the 1940s, which were Cubans, Puerto Ricans, Spaniards, Greeks, African Americans, and Jewish. De la O also talks about the limitations of the welfare programs of those times.


Date
October 8, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Eva De la O
Interviewer
Leonela Medina Baez
Duration
3m 21.0s
Location of interview

Interview Location: New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
EDO.2015.10.08.1
Related Keywords
Community, Identity, Diaspora, Public schools, Welfare
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Club Obrero EspaƱol, St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church, P.S. 101 Andrew Draper School
Related Places
New York City (interview location), El Barrio (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Eva De la O on October 08, 2015, Segment 1: EDO.2015.10.08.1. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 22 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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