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Guide to the Crossing Borders, Bridging Generations oral history collection 2011.019

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Julia Lipkins with assistance from Elena Locascio

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Daniela Caraballo, 2011 December 18

Biographical note

Daniela Caraballo was born to a Dominican American mother and Puerto Rican father and raised in New York City. Caraballo received a B.A. in psychology from Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania and an M.S.W. from Hunter College in New York City. She was employed as a social worker in New York City.

Scope and Contents

In the interview, Caraballo discusses her Puerto Rican and Dominican heritage; educational experiences; parents' courtship, marriage, divorce; childhood experiences with custody arrangements following her mother's move to Florida; and career in social work. Interview conducted by Margaret Fraser.

Conditions Governing Access

Access to the interview is available onsite at the Brooklyn Historical Society's Othmer Library. The Brooklyn Historical Society does not have permission to license oral history audio recordings or transcripts to third parties.

Subject Topics

  • Dominican Americans -- New York (State) -- New York
  • Education -- New York (State) -- New York
  • Education, Higher -- Pennsylvania -- Bryn Mawr
  • Interethnic marriage
  • Parental relocation (Child custody) -- Florida
  • Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York
  • Social workers -- New York (State) -- New York

Subject Places

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)