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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Autógrafo: Seres ordinarios con vidas extraordinarias

[VHS] Puerto Rico (1997) People Television, Inc. This is a collection of twenty five (Spanish dialogue; 19 minutes per segment) videotapes developed by Francisco Zamora on important figures in the history of Puerto Rico. Those included are: Bailey K. Ashford, Ramón Emeterio Betances, Julia de Burgos, José Campache, Rafael Carrión Pacheco, José Celso Barbosa, Rebekah Colberg, Braulio Dueño Colón, Sixto Escobar, Manuel Fernández Juncos, Ramón Frade, José Luis González, Juano Hernández, Luis Llorens Torres, Concha Meléndez, Juan Morel Campos, Luis Muñoz Rivera, Angela Negrón Muñoz, Francisco Oller, Luis Palés Matos, Silvia Rexach, Felisa Rincón de Gautier, Lola Rodríguez de Tió - Includes a segment on the history and origin of "La Borinqueña", Puerto Rico’s national anthem. 
[History-Biographies]