10. Interview with María Velázquez A 2004

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Title

10. Interview with María Velázquez A 2004

Date

2004

Description

María Velázquez, wife of Carmelo Felix Matta, tells the story of her family's eviction and migration out of Vieques. Then, she talks about the origins of the land rescue efforts she undertook along with her husband Carmelo. She describes the origins of Bravos de Boston, Villa Borinquen, and Monte Carmelo, and discusses the legal problems her family confronted for participating in this land rescues.

Format

video

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Juan Carlos Rodríguez
Cristina Urios

Interviewee

María Velázquez

Files

VELÁZQUEZ_A.jpg

Collection



Citation

“10. Interview with María Velázquez A 2004,” Vieques Struggle: A Digital Video Archive, accessed May 30, 2024, https://vieques.iac.gatech.edu/items/show/142.