Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 19, 2015, Segment 4

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Judge Diaz explains appointment and role as a General Counselor within the Housing and Urban Development in 1993. Also mentions the challenges he faced in HUD and the changes he pioneered within the Federal-funded housing programs at the National level.


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.2015.10.19.4
Related Keywords
Housing, Voting, Civil rights, Latino affairs, Segregation
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Billy Graham, Bill Clinton, Henry Cisneros, Willy Velazquez, Juan Sepulveda, Raul Yzaguirre, Samuel Betances, Sonia Sotomayor, Southwest Voter Registration Education Project (U.S.), United States Hispanic Leadership Institute, National Puerto Rican Coalition, United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Related Places
Center for Puerto Rican Studies (interview location), Washington, DC (is referenced), Texas (is referenced), San Antonio, TX (is referenced), Massachusetts (is referenced), Nebraska (is referenced)
Related Dates
1993, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Nelson Diaz on October 19, 2015, Segment 4: NDia.2015.10.19.4. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 17 Sep 2019.
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Repository
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