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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Roz Payne Archives - Lincoln Center Newsreel/ Community Control of Schools Newsreel

VHS & DVD  (1960's)
Lincoln Center Newsreel-Duration: 8 minutes
Community Control of Schools  Newsreel- Duration: 30 minutes

The first newsreel captures images of the Puerto Rican community that was evicted to make space for the building of the Lincoln Center.  

Machito Tribute

 

Machito Tribute

 

Uptown: portrait of the South Bronx

(DVD) USA (1965)
Producer/Director: Herbert Danska
Language: English
Black & White; Duration: 30 minutes

Stages

(DVD) USA (2010)
Meerkat Media Collective
Language: English
Color; Duration: 82 minutes
 

Calle 54

[DVD] USA (2000)
A Mirmar Film Release
Director: Fernando Trueba
Language: Spanish with English subtitles
Color; Duration: 106 minutes
 

El Universo de José Rosa

[DVD] Puerto Rico (2002)
Eexecutive Producer: Dennis Simonpietri
Director: Sonia Fritz
Language: Spanish
Color; Duration: 30 minutes
 

Edwin Reyes Soldado de la Belleza

[DVD] Puerto Rico (2011)
Producciones Zaranda
Language: Spanish
Color; Duration: 90 minutes
 

The Legacy of Frank Bonilla

(DVD) USA (2011)
A Center for Puerto Rican Studies Production
Director: Eduardo Aguiar
Producer: Melissa Montero
Language: English
Color; Duration: 52 minutes

Pura Belpré Storyteller

DVD (USA) 2011
A Center for Puerto Rican Studies Production
Director: Eduardo Aguiar
Producer: Melissa Montero
Language: English
Color; Duration: 53 minutes