Women on a protest

Emelí Vélez de Vando Papers, 1919-1999

Women protesting outside Oso Blanco Prison in San Juan, Puerto Rico, demanding freedom for jailed Puerto Rican Nationalist Pedro Albizu Campos and other political prisoners, n.d. One of the protesters' signs had the words "Albizu Campos preso simboliza Puerto Rico preso" ("Albizu Campos imprisonment symbolizes the prison of Puerto Rico").


Creator
Emelí Vélez de Vando
Language
Spanish
Document Type
Photograph: b & w photographs
Identifier
EmVe_b10_f02_1077
Related Keywords
Nationalism, Political activism, Political prisoners, Protests, Women
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Pedro Albizu Campos
Related Places
San Juan, PR (depicts)
Citation
Emelí Vélez de Vando Papers, 1919-1999. Women on a protest: EmVe_b10_f02_1077. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 18 Sep 2019.
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