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Carmen Saavedra's Fear of Being Deported Without Achieving Her Goals

Collection: This recording is part of the Queens Memory Collection at the Archives at Queens Library: Carmen Saavedra
Date: Time Period: 1970-2017; 2017-01-21; Interview recorded: January 21 2017 Material: Digital audio recording made using ZOOM H2 digital recorder and Adobe Soundbooth. Dimension: Total running time: 0:01:42
Creator: Carmen Saavedra interviewed by Walter Saavedra Identifier: aql:21692 saavedra_carmen_clip2

Description: Carmen shares her fears of being deported when she worked in a factory. She talks about how she struggled to immigrate here to ensure her children's future. Recorded in Spanish. / Carmen comparte los momentos de miedo a ser deportada que vivió mientras trabajaba en una fabrica, porque aunque quería estar con sus hijos lo mas pronto posible, también tenia que asegurarles un futuro y luchar para darles una mejor calidad de vida.

Collection : aql:20455; aql:22216

Creator : Carmen Saavedra interviewed by Walter Saavedra

Date : Time Period: 1970-2017; 2017-01-21; Interview recorded: January 21 2017

Summary/Description : Carmen shares her fears of being deported when she worked in a factory. She talks about how she struggled to immigrate here to ensure her children's future. Recorded in Spanish. / Carmen comparte los momentos de miedo a ser deportada que vivió mientras trabajaba en una fabrica, porque aunque quería estar con sus hijos lo mas pronto posible, también tenia que asegurarles un futuro y luchar para darles una mejor calidad de vida.

Subject : Emigration and immigration

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Coverage : Locations discussed: East Elmhurst, Queens, NY East Elmhurst (New York, N.Y.) Queens (New York, N.Y.)

Type : Oral history

Format : Digital audio recording made using ZOOM H2 digital recorder and Adobe Soundbooth.; Total running time: 0:01:42

Identifier : aql:21692 saavedra_carmen_clip2

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