Interview with Ingrid Figueroa on March 9, 2017, Segment 1

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Figueroa describes her childhood in Santurce, Puerto Rico, and how her mother stressed the importance of education, as she herself did not attend high school. Figueroa expresses her firm belief that traditions have to be taught and conveyed to future generations.


Date
March 9, 2017, Recording date
Interviewee
Ingrid Figueroa
Interviewer
Mareitssa Griggs
Duration
4m 44.0s
Location of interview

Interview Location: Kissimmee, FL

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
IFig.2017.03.09.1
Related Keywords
Education, Traditions
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Leticia del Rosario, Centro Cultural de Puerto Rico del Sur de Florida
Related Places
Kissimmee, FL (interview location), Santurce, San Juan, PR (is referenced), New York City (is referenced)
Related Dates
1950s, Date mentioned
1960s, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Ingrid Figueroa on March 9, 2017, Segment 1: IFig.2017.03.09.1. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 17 Sep 2019.
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In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted

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Repository
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