Activists waving the Puerto Rican flag during the Hostos Community College demonstrations

Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006

A photograph by Carlos Ortiz of activists waving the Puerto Rican flag during the Hostos Community College protests to save the college from closing in 1976 due to the NYC fiscal crisis. After a 20-day takeover, the protest were successful in saving the college.


Date
1976, Date created
Creator
Carlos Ortiz
Document Type
Photograph: color photographs
Identifier
CaOr_b24_Hostos_Takeover_pg03_0001
Related Keywords
Activism, Activists, Protests, Education
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
City University of New York. Hostos Community College
Related Places
South Bronx (depicts)
Citation
Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006. Activists waving the Puerto Rican flag during the Hostos Community College demonstrations: CaOr_b24_Hostos_Takeover_pg03_0001. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 21 Sep 2019.
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