Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 14, 2015, Segment 2

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Diaz narrates the adaptation of his family to New York City. He mentions challenges his mother faced such as language barrier, lack of access to education, and how the Puerto Rican local Pentecostal church helped her to adapt and find a social space in New York City.


Date
October 14, 2015, Recording date
Interviewee
Nelson Diaz
Interviewer
Julio Ortiz-Luquis
Duration
11m 48.0s
Location of interview

695 Park Ave., New York, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
NDia.2015.10.14.2
Related Keywords
Catholicism, Migrants, Bodegas, Religion, Church, Great Migration
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
City of New York Police Department
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), The Bronx (is referenced), El Barrio (is referenced), Aguadilla, PR (is referenced)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 14, 2015, Segment 2: NDia.2015.10.14.2. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 16 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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