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Interview with Angela Altamirano

Angela Altamirano, 70, talks with her social worker Joel Olivier, 44, about her life story, from her birth in Nicaragua to her life in San Francisco.

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Interview with Luisa Cepero

Sheila Cepero, 47, interviews her mother, Luisa Cepero, 71, about her childhood, living in Cuba, becoming a mother and a teacher, and her immigration from Cuba.

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Interview with Barbara Rosello-Norman and Russsell Norman

Rachel Gomez-Battson, 32, talks with her mother and stepfather, Barbara Rosello-Norman, 51, and Russell Norman, 50, about their relationships with each other.

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Interview with Paul Concepcíon

Paul Concepcíon (80) is interviewed by his daugther Ana Concepcíon. Paul was born in Cuba in 1930. He discusses growing up in Havana, Cuban politics, moving to Chicago, and…

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Interview with Eloisa Echazabal and Francisco Dieguez

Friends Eloisa Echazabal, Francisco “Pancho” Dieguez and Armando Vizcaino talk about their experiences coming to the United States from Cuba through Operation Pedro Pan. Pancho discusses…

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Interview with Steven Plá y Guincho

Steven Plá (62) talks to his wife Sarah Plá (60) about his time living in Ybor City, FL, a town just outside of Tampa, FL.

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Interview with Sal Sandoval

Sal A Sandoval (84) talks with his wife Eddy Bello-Sandoval (67) about being a zoot-suiter and then graduating college.

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Interview with Isabel Varona Caballero

Isabel Varona Caballero, 78, talks to her daughter (Isabel) Carolina Caballero, 38, about her life in Cuba and her trip to the United States. Isabel discusses her family background and life in Cuba…

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Interview with Mildred (Betty) Kersh

Mary Beth Alvarez (34) talks with her friend Mildred “Betty” Kersh (74) about her pioneering role as a female mathematician, her knowledge of New Orleans history, her thoughts on dying,…

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Interview with Sylvia Greenfelt

Sylvia Greenfelt (89) and daughter Sharon Kersten (59) talk about Sylvia’s life growing up in Harlem, New York, and Newark, New Jersey, the daughter of Jewish immigrants.

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Interview with Dario Morell

Dario Morell (57) talks with son Dario Gabriel Morell “Gabriel” (20) about coming to the U.S. at the age of ten, and their visit to Cuba 47 years later to meet long-lost family.

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Interview with Julio A. Estorino

Maria interviews her father, Julio, about his activist youth in Cuba, his arrest by the Castro regime, and working in the United States to free Cuba.

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Interview with Aida Levitan

Aida Levitan (61) y Rodrigo de la Luz (40) se entrevistan uno a otro de sus vidas y sus trabajos. // Aida Levitan (61) and Rodrigo de la Luz (40) interview each other about their lives and their…

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Interview with Esperanza Bravo De Varona

Esperanza Bravo de Varona y su hija Beatriz De Varona-Craft cuentan cómo su familia huyó de la Republica Dominicana durante la revolución de Cuba. //Esperanza Bravo de Varona and…

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Interview with Sergio Rodriguez

Sergio Rodriguez, 67, and his daughter Patricia Gilmore, 32 talk about Sergio’s very long engagement to Patricia’s mother, during which they were each exiled to a different part of the…

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Interview with Elsa Solis

Elsa Solis, 56, and her sister Eliana Martin, 47 talk about their parents and their struggle to leave Cuba and bring their family to the U.S.

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