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

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"Do you consider yourself an American now?"
Contributor Names
Jimenez, Waldina (Narrator)
Levitas, Susan, 1961- (Interviewer)
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Oral history
-  Interviews
-  Sound recordings
-  Honduran Americans
-  Memorial Day Care Center (Paterson, N.J.)
-  Ethnography
-  United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
-  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.
Analog Audio Cassette
Call Number/Physical Location
AFC 1995/028: WIP-SL-A001
Source Collection
Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
Online Format

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Working in Paterson Project collection, 1993-2002 (AFC 1995/028), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Jimenez, Waldina, and Susan Levitas. "Do you consider yourself an American now?". -08-05, 1994. Audio.

APA citation style:

Jimenez, W. & Levitas, S. (1994) "Do you consider yourself an American now?". -08-05. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Jimenez, Waldina, and Susan Levitas. "Do you consider yourself an American now?". -08-05, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.