Interview with Carlos Padilla

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Title

Interview with Carlos Padilla

Subject

Neighborhoods (The Bronx, New York) -- Morrisania -- Tremont -- Hunts Point -- Mott Haven
Racism -- workplace discrimination -- education discrimination -- environmental racism
Drugs -- heroin epidemic -- painkillers
Streets and avenues (The Bronx, New York) -- Fulton Avenue -- East 175th Street -- Cross Bronx Expressway -- Anthony Avenue -- Bruckner Boulevard -- Bruckner Boulevard -- Bruckner Expressway -- East 142nd Street
Community organizing -- South Bronx Clean Air Coalition -- medical waste incinerator -- Greenpeace -- Nos Quedamos
Schools and education -- P.S. 58 (Washington Avenue and 176th Street) -- P.S. 4 -- J.H.S. 118 -- Dodge Vocational High School -- St. Luke's Catholic School (138th Street)
Individuals -- Alba, Panama (Vicente) -- England, Marshall -- Laboy, Nina -- Perez, Richie (Richard) -- Sister Pat -- Ferrer, Fernando -- Casiano, Americo -- Rogers, Marty -- Feinberg, Marian -- Carrión, Adolfo -- Perez, Joe -- Hershkowitz, Allen -- Rodríguez, George -- Arroyo, Carmen
Healthcare and hospitals -- Morrisania Hospital -- Polio -- medical waste incinerators -- asthma
Armed forces, U.S. -- Marines
Businesses -- bodegas -- trucking companies -- medical supplies -- jewelers -- insurance underwriting -- Lehman Brothers
Ethnic groups and nationalities -- African Americans -- Puerto Ricans (Boricuas) -- Italians -- Jews -- Cubans
Housing -- tenements
Music and musicians -- discos
Youth culture and gangs -- Junior Horsemen -- Scorpions
Organized crime -- Mafia
Harlem Railyards
Banana Kelly -- MoDo paper company

Description

Oral history with Carlos Padilla, a longtime Bronxite, Marine, business owner, and president of the South Bronx Clean Air Coalition, conducted through the Bronx Latino History Project.

Creator

Padilla, Carlos

Publisher

Bronx Latino History Project

Date

2021

Contributor

Payne, Steven

Format

M4A

Language

English

Type

Oral history

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Payne, Steven

Interviewee

Padilla, Carlos

Location

The Bronx/Yonkers

Transcription

Original Format

M4A

Duration

01:40:00

Files

padilla-carlos-blhp-oral-history-pt1-2021-07-16.m4a

Citation

Padilla, Carlos, “Interview with Carlos Padilla,” Bronx History Online, accessed December 1, 2022, https://digital.bchslibrary.org/items/show/553.

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