Oral history interview with Ricardo E. Alegria

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.alegri97
Creators:
Alegría, Ricardo E., 1921-2011
Cancel, Luis R.
Puerto Rican Artists Video Project
Dates:
1997 October 25- November 1
Languages:
Multiple languages
Interview is in Spanish.
Physical Description:
4 Items
video cassettes (Betacam)
4 Items
video files (1 hr., 42 min)
digital, mov
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Ricardo E. Alegría conducted 1997 October 25- November 1, by Luis Cancel, for the Archives of American Art's Puerto Rican Artists Video Project.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Ricardo E. Alegría (1921-2011) was an anthropologist, historian, and educator in Puerto Rico. He founded the Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña and the Centro de Estudios Avanzados de Puerto Rico y el Caribe. Luis R. Cancel is an artist, arts administrator, and public servant.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Other artists interviewed includ Felix Rodríquez Báez, Myrna Báez, Edna Coll, Delta Bravo de Picó, Lorenzo Homar, Antonio Maldonado, Antonio Martorell, Noemi Ruíz, and José A. Torres Martino

General
General
Originaly recorded on 4 beat videocassettes.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
This interview is not transcribed. The video recording is open for research. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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