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The collection consists of documents from the papers of Arturo Maldonado. The majority are programs and flyers from various cultural, opera, and theater events and activities, including the 1972-to-1983 Festival Casals in Puerto Rico.
Susana Martínez is a Puerto Rican poet and an active member of the Puerto Rican community in East Harlem “El Barrio,” New York. The Susana Martínez Collection consists of 1.2 cubic of items, including two unpublished manuscripts, drafts of her writings, copyright registrations for select pieces, correspondence, event programs, newsletters, newspaper clippings, award plaques and certificates from various organizations, and an original painting.
Martorell is a ainter, graphic artist, writer and radio and television personality. He regularly exhibits in Puerto Rico and the United States and participates in arts events around the globe. This coollection is comprised of 2 posters advertising Quijotextos, a book of writings by Martorell featuring the photography of Guillermo Real. The posters are for events held at spaces in San Juan, Puerto Rico in 2005.
Mickey Meléndez is an activist for Latino and Puerto Rican rights. This collection is made up exclusively of edited galleys of Meléndez’s manuscript We Took the Streets (2003).
William Millán is an arranger, guitarist and musical director for the salsa band Saoco. Collection measures 0.5 cubic feet and consists of event flyers, documents, albums, music CDs, audiocassettes, videocassettes pertaining to Puerto Rican artists and other promotional documents for Saoco,. It also includes documents on Puerto Rican poets, writers, theater, playwrights and Taino culture. The materials date from the 1970s through the 1990s.
Graciany Miranda Archilla was a poet, journalist and essayist, and a co-founder of Atalayismo an important literary movement. His papers provide useful insights into the political and cultural milieu of Puerto Rico in the 1930s and 1940s and of the Puerto Rican community in New York of the 1950s and 1960s. They consist of correspondence, published and unpublished poetry, essays, critical reviews, clippings, and photographs.
The Marlis Momber Photographs Collection contains original photograph prints and reproductions by photographer Marlis Momber documenting the Puerto Rican community in the Loisaida neighborhood in New York City from the 1970s through 2000s, as well as flyers, news clippings, publications, and personal items relating Momber’s work as a documentary photographer.
A government official and community leader. Collection contains correspondence, speeches, manuscripts, subject files, information about community organizations, and materials related to his positions on the Board of Education of the City of New York, the Migration Division of the Government of Puerto Rico and the Department of Community Affairs in the United States.
The Mújica family was a Puerto Rican family living in Brooklyn, New York from 1933 to 1952, the collection contains a few photographs and artifacts.
The Antonia Pantoja Papers provide are an invaluable resource for information on organizational efforts within the Puerto Rican community and the strides in community development achieved by one of its greatest advocates. Collection consists of correspondence, memoranda, minutes, photographs, flyers, posters, clippings, proposals, reports, speeches, videotapes and audiocassettes.
The collection consists of one folder that contains nine original short stories written by Santos Pi. The stories are written in both English and Spanish.
The Pedro Pietri Papers are an invaluable resource for information on the eclectic career of one of the Puerto Rican community’s most prolific and experimental writers, as well as one of the founders of the Nuyorican poetry movement. Collection consists of correspondence, memoranda, photographs, flyers, posters, writings, artifacts, artwork, videotapes and audiocassettes.
- Photographs 67
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 64
- Correspondence 64
- Publications 32
- Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York 32
- Writings 17
- Memorandums 16
- Arts and Culture 15
- Advertising fliers 14
- Hispanic Americans -- New York (State) -- New York 14
- Programs 14
- Video tapes 13
- Organizations and Leaders 12
- Puerto Ricans -- Education -- New York (State) -- New York 12
- Education, Bilingual -- New York (State) -- New York 11
- Puerto Rico -- Politics and government 11
- Artifacts 10
- Audio-visual materials 10
- Audiocassettes 9
- Corporate minutes 9 + ∧ less
- Spanish; Castilian 168
- Chinese 1
- Latin 1
- Center for Puerto Rican Studies 12
- Badillo, Herman, 1929-2014 8
- Antonetty, Evelina, 1922-1984 7
- Monserrat, Joseph 7
- National Congress of Puerto Rican Rights 7
- Pantoja, Antonia 7
- Puerto Rican Legal Defense & Education Fund (New York, N.Y.) 7
- Velázquez, Nydia 7
- Dinkins, David N. 6
- Koch, Ed, 1924-2013 6
- Muñoz Marín, Luis, 1898-1980 6
- Serrano, José E. (José Enrique), 1943- 6
- Ferrer, Fernando 5
- García, Robert, 1933-2017 5
- Institute for Puerto Rican Policy (U.S.). New York City Project 5
- New York (N.Y.). Board of Education 5
- Puerto Rican Community Development Project 5
- Puerto Rico. Department of Labor. Migration Division 5
- Pérez, Richie 5
- Albizu Campos, Pedro, 1891-1965 4 + ∧ less
About the Collections
Our collections consist of personal papers from prominent Puerto Rican artists, elected officials, social activists, writers, as well as the records of community-based organizations. Our largest collection, the Offices of the Government of Puerto Rico in the United States (OGPRUS) Records, measures approximately 2,900 cubic feet and contains an extraordinary amount of information regarding Puerto Rican migrants and the government institutions established to assist them. The collections date from the 1890s to the present, and document Puerto Rican communities in the Northeast, Midwest, Florida, California and Hawaii.