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Puerto Rico, Boricua Hawaiana Arrival at Airport, 1985, Tape 1

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Date Created

Description

In 1985, a group of approximately fifty Puerto Rican-Hawaiians, led by Marion Kittleson-Villanueva, Milagros Hernandez, and Blase Camacho Souza, traveled from Hawaii to Puerto Rico for a multiple-day event commemorating their ancestors’ departure from Puerto Rico in the early 1900s due to harsh economic conditions.

This is an audiotape recording of a ceremony welcoming the group to Puerto Rico. The recording includes speeches and traditional music.

Language: English/Spanish

Duration

00:46:20 [Side A]
00:46:13 [Side B]

Identifier

Boricua_Arrival_at_Airport_1985-12-08_A
Boricua_Arrival_at_Airport_1985-12-08_B

Rights

This content is intended for educational purposes only. Material may not be reproduced, copied, modified or adapted without written consent from Centro de Estudios Puertorriquenos Library and Archive (Centro). The creators of this site have made every attempt to identify and obtain copyright clearance on materials presented. Please contact Centro for additional information regarding these materials.

Digital Format

Preservation file: 24-bit/96 kHZ uncompressed WAV file
Access file: MP3

Physical Format