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

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Centro Library

Archives Microfilm Collection

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  • The following is a list of the sources available on microfilm in the Centro Archives. These materials span the 18th through the 20th centuries. They have been divided into two categories:
  • I. Archives of the Puerto Rican Diaspora (Centro Archives) 
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  • II. Primary Sources from other Archives (in the Centro collection) 
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  • I.  ARCHIVES OF THE PUERTO RICAN DIASPORA (CENTRO ARCHIVES)

 

  • Belpre, Pura Papers (1896-1985)
    • 17 reels (finding aid available)
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  • Club Puertorriqueño de San Francisco Minutes (1915-1969)
    • 2 reels
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  • Colon, Jesús Papers (1901-1974)
    • 30 reels (finding aid available)
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  • Fragoso, Victor Collection [Selections from] (1968-1981)
    • 2 reels
      • Reel 1: 1968-1981
      • Reel 2: 1960-1976
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  • Garcia Rivera, Oscar Papers [Selections of photographs from] (1912-1988)
    • 1 reel (finding aid available)
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  • A La Izquierda: The Puerto Rican Movement (1923-2002) [PDF]
    • 21 reels
      • -The Early Years (1920’s-1940’s), 1 reel
      • -Adelante – El Soberanista (1950’s-present), 14 reels
      • -Periodico La Verdad – LDTV (1950’s-present), 1 reel
      • -Pamphlet Collection (1933-2002), 3 reels
      • -Pamphlet Collection, Writings of Juan A. Corretjer (1945-1981), 1 reel
      • -The Young Lords Publications and Pamphlets, 1 reel (Also see Newspaper/Periodicals Collection)
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  • Marcano, Pedro “Piquito” Collection (1920-1972)
    • 2 reels
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  • Mendez, Jose Rafael Steamships Collection (1906-1940)
    • 1 reel
      • In the Wake of the Marine Tiger - The Puerto Rico to New York Steamship Archives
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  • Miranda Archilla, Graciany Papers (1916-1991)
    • 5 reels (finding aid available)
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  • Monserrat, Joseph Papers [Scrapbook] (1916-1989)
    • 1 reel (finding aid available)
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  • Offices of the Government of Puerto Rico in the United States (OGPRUS) (1930s-1993)
    • (finding aid available)
      • 1. Administration Program:
        • -Agency Reports (1939-1992), 26 reels
      • 2. Community Organizations Program:
        • -Directory of Puerto Rican and Community Service Organizations (1968-1976), 1 reel
      • 3. Farm Labor Program:
        • -Airline Passenger Manifests (1960-1981), 10 reels
        • -Apple Harvest (1959-1981), 2 reels
        • -Clearance Orders (1955-1993), 4 reels
        • -Cumulative Weekly Reports of Arrivals (1956-1982), 1 reel
        • -Growers Association Files (1955-1982), 15 ½ reels
        • -Memoranda (1959-1981), 2 ½ reels
        • -Puerto Rican Agricultural Workers Insurance Fund (1952-1993), 11 reels
        • -Regional and Field Office Farm Labor Files (1958-1983), 8 reels
        • -Reports (1956-1992), 13 reels
      • 4. Identification Program:
        • -Applications for Certificates of Identification (1930-1959), 110 reels
        • -Supporting Documents for ID Certificates (1889-1930; undated), 2 reels
        • -Daily Registration Record (1957-1962), 2 reels
        • -Correspondence (1930-1969), 6 ½ reels
        • -Request for Birth Certificates (1949-1962), 10 ½ reels
        • -Subject and Resource Files (1929-1957), 2 reels
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  • Pre-1960 Publications (1923-1969)
    • 9 reels
      • Reels 1-3:
        • -Ecos de Nueva York. New York, Feb 1950-Apr 1954; May 1954-Sept 1954; Oct 1954-Jan 1957
      • Reel 4:
        • -Alba de Nueva York. New York, 1954
        • -América Continental. New York, 1956
        • -Americana. New York, 1947
        • -Artistas Hispanos. New York, 1948
        • -Ateneo. New York, 1934
        • -El Boletín de la Liga Puertorriqueña e Hispana. New York, 1932-1933
        • -Cascabeles. New York, 1934
        • -Cine Variedades. New York, 1953-1954
        • -Ebenezer. New York, 1945-1950
        • -Ecos del Mundo. New York, 1960
        • -Éxito. New York, Jan 1954
        • -Guakia. New York, 1966
        • -Mundo Latino. New York, 1948
        • -Mensaje. New York, 1957-1958
        • -Nosotros. New York, 1953
        • -Pasatiempo. New York, 1951
        • -Puerto Rico y Nueva York. New York, 1954-1956
      • Reel 5:
        • -Revista Record. New York, 1957
        • -La Semana de Nueva York. New York, 1958
      • Reel 6:
        • -Todos. New York, 1958-1961
        • -Variedades. New York, 1965
        • -Vida Hispana. New York, 1955, 1960
        • -Vida Alegre. New York, 1931-1932
        • -Vosotros. New York, 1954
        • -La Voz. New York, 1960, 1961, 1962
        • -La Voz del Artista. New York, 1960
        • -La Voz de Puerto Rico. New York, 1950, 1957, 1958
        • -La Voz de Puerto Rico en U.S.A. New York, 1957
      • Reel 7:
        • -Artes y Letras. New York, 1933-1935; 1936-1939
        • (See also Artes y Letras in Newspapers and Periodicals, Section III)
      • Reel 8:
        • -Agapito. San Juan, 1955, 1956
        • -Ahora. Santurce, 1947, 1949
        • -Cóndor. San Juan, 1937
        • -Hélices. San Juan, 1952, 1953
        • -Juniors. 1931
        • -Muñecos. Río Piedras, 1953
        • -La Nación. Santurce, 1951-1952
        • -Pegaso. Yauco, 1952
        • -Presente. San Juan, 1952-1953
        • -Renacimiento. San Juan, 1937
        • -Summer School Review. Rio Piedras, 1931
        • -Summer School News. Río Piedras, 1929, 1930
        • -Surco. San Juan, 1940
      • Reel 9:
        • -El Caribe. New York, 1923
        • -Cosas. New York, 1931
        • -El Curioso. New York, 1934, 1935
        • -Frente Hispano. New York, 1937
        • -El Anunciador. New York, 1938, 1948
        • -El Eco Antillano. New York, 1941, 1942
        • -Repúblicas Hispanas Unidas. New York, 1943
        • -Ilustración. New York, 1945
        • -Nueva York al Día. New York, 1945
        • -Semanario Hispano. New York, 1946
        • -El Boricua. New York, 1948
        • -Kan-de-la. New York, 1949
        • -Ahora. New York, 1950
        • -La Crónica. New York, 1950
        • -Puerto Rico. New York, 1951
        • -En Marcha. New York, 1952-1954, 1958, 1968, 1969
        • -El Yunque. New York, 1952
        • -Gráfico. New York, 1953
        • -Vida Hispana. New York, 1952-1954
        • -Akí. New York, 1955
        • -El Semanario. New York, 1955
        • -Soberanía. New York, 1958
        • -El Sol de Chicago. Chicago, 1960
        • -La Nueva Voz. New York, 1962-1965
        • -Prieto y Puya. Guaynabo, 1953
        • -Bandera. Guaynabo, 1960-1963
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  • Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund (PRLDEF) (1973-1993)
    • 28 reels (finding aid available)
      • Administrative Files:
        • Section A: Law Enforcement and Police Brutality, 14 reels
        • Section B: Unemployment and Welfare, 19 reels
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  • Reynolds, Ruth M. Papers (1916-1989)
    • 11 reels (finding aid available)
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  • Vando, Erasmo Papers (1917-1988)
    • 4 reels (finding aid available)
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  • Sanchez, Manuel T. Papers (1949-1991)
    • 1 reel
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