Activist, writer, actor, producer and journalist. These papers are an important resource for studying the evolution of the Puerto Rican community in New York from 1919 to 1945 and also support research on organizational development and cultural and sociopolitical activities. The papers also shed light on the life and contributions of individuals such as political leader Gilberto Concepción de Gracia, chronicler and activist Bernardo Vega and poet/dramatist Gonzalo O'Neill. Included are correspondence, writings, flyers, programs, photographs and news clippings.
Finding Aid for the Erasmo Vando Papers