"Everybody speaks Spanish, they have no need not to."
Carrera, Antonio De La
Carrera, Miguel De La
Carroll, Thomas D.
21st Avenue (Paterson, N. J.)
- "Everybody speaks Spanish, they have no need not to."
- Contributor Names
- Carrera, Antonio de la (Narrator)
- Carrera, Miguel de la (Narrator)
- Carroll, Thomas D. (Interviewer)
- Created Published
- September 3, 1994
- Subject Headings
- - Sound recordings
- - Lawyers
- - Interviews
- - Oral history
- - 21st Avenue (Paterson, N. J.)
- - Cuban Americans
- - Ethnography
- - Interviews
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with Antonio de la Carrera and Miguel de la Carrera.
- - Summary of audio segment: TC asks a question about the difference between Latino and Anglo immigrant groups pertainingto maintaining cultural identity here. AC says suppose that a Czechoslovakian comes here. What chance does he have to speak his language, except in a church, a club, or his own home? But they [Latinos] get here, they start working in factories where Spanish is spoken and the foreman is Spanish speaking, they live in a neighborhood where the tenants are Spanish speaking, they have a Spanish speaking barber, a Spanish speaking grocer, everyone speaks Spanish, they have no need to"Americanize".
- Digital Audio Tape
- Call Number
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-TDC-A015
- Source Collection
- Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
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