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Reminiscences of Ivan Almonte : oral history, 2001-2003.

Creator: Almonte, Ivan, 1964-
Project: September 11, 2001 oral history narrative and memory project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 66 p. sound recording: 2 sound discs (51, 74 min.) : digital ; 3 in.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Maintenance, World Trade Center.

Scope and Contents

Born Dominican Republic; immigration to New York; career: waiter, maintenance at World Trade Center; 9/11: not on duty during event, watching television, empty streets; post-9/11: economic difficulties, union and charity help, deaths of colleagues, family impact religious views; plane crash in Rockaways (American Airlines Flight 587) and impact on Dominican community; political views.


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