Interview with Ingrid Figueroa on March 9, 2017, Segment 6

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Figueroa reminisces about continuing her Master's Degree in social work in New York in 1977, and receiving prejudiced comments from classmates, assuming that she was on welfare because she was Puerto Rican.


Date
March 9, 2017, Recording date
Interviewee
Ingrid Figueroa
Interviewer
Mareitssa Griggs
Duration
4m 3.0s
Location of interview

Interview Location: Kissimmee, FL

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
IFig.2017.03.09.6
Related Keywords
Welfare, Education
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Florida Head Start Program, Angel Campos
Related Places
Kissimmee, FL (interview location), Barrio Obrero (is referenced), Santurce, San Juan, PR (is referenced)
Related Dates
1977, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Ingrid Figueroa on March 9, 2017, Segment 6: IFig.2017.03.09.6. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 22 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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