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Interview with Mike Abrams

Mike Abrams was a student at the University of Miami from 1965-1969, served in the Florida Legislature for 4 years, and currently serves as a member of the University of Miami Board of Trustees.…

From  - UM Libraries on April 27th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays

Interview with James Yasser

Jim Yasser served as student body president at UM during the late 1960s and early 1970s. Specifically, he served as President of Undergraduate Student Government, 1969-70. In this interview he talks…

From  - UM Libraries on April 27th, 2020 0 likes 34 plays

Interview with Ron Stone

Ron Stone was a student at UM during the late 1960s and 1970s. At the time of this interview, he was serving on the UM Board of Trustees. In the interview, he discusses student life at the…

From  - UM Libraries on April 27th, 2020 0 likes 40 plays

Interview with Tiberio Castellanos

Interview with Tiberio Castellano, Dominican journalist, radio and TV host, poet, and cultural and political activist. From a youthful opposition activist against Rafael Leonidas Trujillo´s…

From  - UM Libraries on July 5th, 2016 0 likes 40 plays

Interview with Mayor Tomás Regalado, Part 2 of 2

This interview with Miami Mayor Tomás Regalado was conducted in February 2010. Tomás Regalado was born in Cuba in 1947 and immigrated to the United States as a child with his brother.…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 8 plays

Interview with Mayor Tomás Regalado, Part 1 of 2

This interview with Miami Mayor Tomás Regalado was conducted in February 2010. Tomás Regalado was born in Cuba in 1947 and immigrated to the United States as a child with his brother.…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 65 plays

Interview with Betty Shannon Gibson, Part 2 of 2

This interview with Betty Shannon Gibson was conducted in November 2009. Ms. Gibson spent her childhood in the Bronx, New York, but in 1950 moved to Tallahassee, Florida. She became a media…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 4 plays

Interview with Betty Shannon Gibson, Part 1 of 2

This interview with Betty Shannon Gibson was conducted in November 2009. Ms. Gibson spent her childhood in the Bronx, New York, but in 1950 moved to Tallahassee, Florida. She became a media…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 27 plays

Interview with Edward Trainer

Mr. Trainer has been involved with environmental issues since the early 1980’s. He has started his own environmental protection group in Panama City, Florida, that focuses mostly on conserving…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Commissioner Bruno Barreiro, Part 2 of 2

Bruno Barreiro talks about growing up in Little Havana, about his childhood experiences, especially as they related to public spaces such as parks, and about current initiatives that are being…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 8 plays

Interview with Commissioner Bruno Barreiro, Part 1 of 2

Bruno Barreiro talks about growing up in Little Havana, about his childhood experiences, especially as they related to public spaces such as parks, and about current initiatives that are being…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 14 plays

Interview with Sabrina Baker-Bouie, Part 4 of 4

Although the interview was to deal primarily with parks and other public spaces, Ms. Baker-Bouie broadened the scope of the session to include a discussion of the Overtown neighborhood as a whole,…

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Interview with Sabrina Baker-Bouie, Part 3 of 4

Although the interview was to deal primarily with parks and other public spaces, Ms. Baker-Bouie broadened the scope of the session to include a discussion of the Overtown neighborhood as a whole,…

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Interview with Sabrina Baker-Bouie, Part 2 of 4

Although the interview was to deal primarily with parks and other public spaces, Ms. Baker-Bouie broadened the scope of the session to include a discussion of the Overtown neighborhood as a whole,…

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Interview with Sabrina Baker-Bouie, Part 1 of 4

Although the interview was to deal primarily with parks and other public spaces, Ms. Baker-Bouie broadened the scope of the session to include a discussion of the Overtown neighborhood as a whole,…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 28 plays

Interview with Raisa Fernandez, Part 4 of 4

Raisa Fernandez relates her experiences concerning her early life in Cuba, and the transition to life in Miami when she was 10-years-old in 1960. Much of the interview deals with her parents, their…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 3 plays