Audio Recording "All of us were illegally working."
About this Item
- "All of us were illegally working."
- Contributor Names
- Jimenez, Waldina (Narrator)
- Levitas, Susan, 1961- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Emigration and Immigration
- - 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: (When did you stop being Nancy? Did you go to Marriott as her?) Yes; at Marriott I felt great because my co-workers were from Argentina, from Mexico and from Peru and all of us were illegally working; they called me Nancy, but I didn't have to act. I told them (the workers) "I am from Honduras but my name is Nancy, but I am legal because I have my social security card." I didn't have to speak like Puerto Ricans; they were all using names.
- 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. "All of us were illegally working.". -08-05, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003599/.
APA citation style:
Jimenez, W. & Levitas, S. (1994) "All of us were illegally working.". -08-05. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003599/.
MLA citation style:
Jimenez, Waldina, and Susan Levitas. "All of us were illegally working.". -08-05, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip003599/>.