Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 14, 2015, Segment 14

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Diaz explains his work as the attorney from Puerto Rican Legal Defense Fund to take the case Arroyo vs. Tucker (1974), the landmark case opening the voting polls to the Puerto Rican community in Philadelphia.


Date
October 14, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Nelson Diaz
Interviewer
Julio Ortiz-Luquis
Duration
7m 1.0s
Location of interview

695 Park Ave., New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
NDia.2015.10.14.14
Related Keywords
Law, Human rights, Elections, Voting, Latino affairs, Bilingualism
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Cesar Perales, Delores Tucker, Pennsylvania. District Court (Philadelphia City and County), Puerto Rican Legal Defense & Education Fund
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Philadelphia (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 14, 2015, Segment 14: NDia.2015.10.14.14. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 23 Aug 2019.
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Repository
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