Audio Recordings "Do you consider yourself an American now?"

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Jimenez, Waldina
Levitas, Susan
Dates 1994
Location New Jersey
Paterson
United States
Language English
Subjects Ethnography
Honduran Americans
Interviews
Memorial Day Care Center (Paterson, N.J.)
Oral History
Sound Recordings
Title
"Do you consider yourself an American now?"
Contributor Names
Jimenez, Waldina (Narrator)
Levitas, Susan, 1961- (Interviewer)
Created / Published
1994-08-05
Subject Headings
-  Oral history
-  Interviews
-  Sound recordings
-  Honduran Americans
-  Memorial Day Care Center (Paterson, N.J.)
-  Ethnography
-  United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
Genre
Ethnography
Interviews
Notes
-  Interview with Waldina Jimenez, an office worker at Memorial Day Nursery.
-  Summary of audio segment: (Do you consider yourself an American now?) No; my son does; he's like his father -- blond hair, green eyes, white; my daughter is like me and says "I'm not American, I'm half Puerto Rican, half Honduran." They will accept what they are in the future; (do they speak Spanish?) my daughter does, my son doesn't want to.
Medium
Analog Audio Cassette
Call Number
AFC 1995/028: WIP-SL-A001
Source Collection
Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afcwip.sla00106


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