Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 19, 2015, Segment 14

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Diaz continues explaining his radicalization as a young Puerto Rican lawyer in the racist 1970s Philadelphian society.


Date
October 19, 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.2015.10.19.14
Related Keywords
Black history, Latino affairs, Civil rights, Law, Racism
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Juan Ramos, Frank Rizzo, Ramon Velazquez, Calendario Lamboy, Oscar Rosario, Carmen Bolden, Carlos Morales, Walt Delessio, Leon Sullivan, John Hass, Nelson Mandela, Walter F. Mondale, Jimmy Carter, William J. Green, III, Franklin Delano Lopez, Urban Affairs Coalition, Spanish Merchants Association of Philadelphia, Temple Legal Aid Office, Puerto Rican Legal Defense & Education Fund, Young Lords, Philadelphia (Pa.). Mayor's Office of Information Services, Philadelphia (Pa.). Commission on Human Relations, Fair Housing Council of Suburban Philadelphia, Community Legal Services of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Bar Association
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), El Bloque de Oro (is referenced), Chapultepec (is referenced), New York City (is referenced), Philadelphia (is referenced), Washington, DC (is referenced)
Related Dates
1970s, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 19, 2015, Segment 14: NDia.2015.10.19.14. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 17 Oct 2019.
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Rights Holder
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Repository
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