Interview with Luis Garden Acosta on Jun 18, 2015, Segment 16

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Question asked: How did the Young Lords involve the Puerto Rican community?

Luis Garden Acosta briefly tells us that the Young Lords Party was intertwined and integrated with the Puerto Rican community, student body and various artistic groups. He mentions Evelina López Antonetty as a supporter of their efforts and also having other Puerto Ricans as financial and moral supporters.


Date
June 18, 2015, Recording date
Creator
Luis Garden Acosta
Interviewee
Luis Garden Acosta
Interviewer
Gisely Colon Lopez
Duration
1h 10m 59.0s
Location of interview

El Puente, 211 S 4th street, Brooklyn, NY

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
LGA.2015.06.18.16
Related Keywords
Activism, Community, Latino justice, Leaders
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Evelina López Antonetty
Related Places
Brooklyn (interview location)
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Luis Garden Acosta on Jun 18, 2015, Segment 16: LGA.2015.06.18.16. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 16 Oct 2019.
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