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, one which contains two sub-categories:
  • I. Archives of the Puerto Rican Diaspora (Centro Archives)
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  • Section A: Papers and Manuscripts
  • Section B: Records and Collections
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  • II. Primary Sources from other Archives (in the Centro collection) 
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  • * CAPS indicate reel title.
  • * Within the categories the arrangement is alphabetical by title.

 

ARCHIVES OF THE PUERTO RICAN DIASPORA (CENTRO ARCHIVES)
 

A. PAPERS AND MANUSCRIPTS:
 
  • The Pura BELPRE Papers (1896-1985)
  • 17 reels (finding aid available)
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  • The Jesús COLON Papers (1901-1974 )
  • 30 reels (finding aid available)
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  • [Selections from] The Víctor FRAGOSO Papers,
  • 2 reels:
  • Reel 1: 1968-1981.
  • Reel 2: 1960-1976.
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  • The Victor FRAGOSO Papers (1960-1981)
  • 2 reels
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  • The Oscar GARCIA RIVERA Papers {selections of photographs}
  • 1 reel (finding aid collection) [Selections of photographs from] the Oscar
  • GARCIA RIVERA Papers.
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  • The Pedro “Piquito”MARCANO Collection (1920-1972)
  • 2 reels
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  • The Graciany MIRANDA ARCHILLA Papers (1916-1991)
  • 5 reels (finding aid available)
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  • Joseph MONSERRAT (scrapbook) (1916-1989)
  • 1 reel (finding aid available)
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  • The Ruth M. REYNOLDS Papers (1916-1989)
  • 11 reels (finding aid available).
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  • The Erasmo VANDO Papers (1917-1988)
  • 4 reels (finding aid available).
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  • The Manuel T. SANCHEZ collection (1949-1991)
  • 1 reel
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B. RECORDS AND COLLECTIONS
 
  • A LA IZQUIERDA: THE PUERTO RICAN MOVEMENT 1923 – 2002 (PDF)
  • 21 reels (see Centro Archival Collections for finding aid)
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  • 1. The early years (1920’s to 1940’s) 1 reel
  • 2. 1950’s to present (Adelante – El Soberanista) 14 reels
  • 3. 1950’s to present (Periodico La Verdad – LDTV) 1 reel
  • 4. Pamphlet collection (1933-2002) 3 reels
  • 5. Pamphlet collection, writings of Juan A. Corretjer (1945 – 1981) 1 reel
  • 6. The Young Lords Publications and Pamphlets 1 reel (see also Newspaper/Periodicals collection)
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  • CLUB PUERTORRIQUEÑO de San Francisco Records
  • 2 reels
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  • The Pedro “Piquito” MARCANO Collection (Courtesy of Grego Marcano)
  • (1920-1972) 2 reels
     
  • Jose Rafael MENDEZ Collection
  • In the Wake of the Marine Tiger- The Puerto Rico
    to New York Steamship Archives, 1 reel
     
  • OGPRUS (Office of the Government of Puerto Rico in the United States)
  • (Finding Aids available)
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  • 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.
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  •            Reels 1-3:-Ecos de Nueva York. New York, Feb., 1950-April, 1954,
  • May, 1954-Sept., 1954, Oct., 1954-Jan., 1957.
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  •            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.
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  •         Reel 5:-Revista Record. New York, 1957.
  • -La Semana de Nueva York. New York, 1958.
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  •         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.
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  •       Reel 7:-Artes y Letras. New York, 1933-1935, 1936-1939.
  • See also Artes y Letras in Newspapers and Periodicals
  • (Section III).
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  •       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.
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  •        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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  • PRLDEF (Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund)
     
  • Administrative Files
  • 28 reels (finding aid available) 
  • Section A: Law enforcement and Police Brutality, 14 reels
  • Section B: Unemployment and Welfare, 19 reels
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