Centro Library and Archives Historical Preservation and Research Partnership Program Fall 2016-Spring 2017

The Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library and Archives seeks Partners to collect, archival material, conduct research, and disseminate new knowledge about the history of Puerto Rican individuals in communities in the United States.

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Applicants per Year

The Puerto Rican Diaspora: Identification and Documentation Program

Applicants for a Certificate of Identification
Between 1930 and 1959, the ID Program issued 47,342 identification cards. Although applying for an id card was not mandatory, the number of applications filed each year serve as evidence of migratory patterns.