Protest to save Hostos Community College

Elba Cabrera Papers, 1924-2015

Protest to save Hostos Community College from closing during the 1975-76 New York City financial crisis. The protest was successful in saving the college from closing. One of the signs reads in Spanish "A Luchar Por Nuestros Derechos, En El Ano Del Bicentenario, Nucleo de Williamsburg Presente!" ("To Fight for Our Rights, In the Year of the Bicentennial, the Core of Williamsburg is Present!")


Date
1976, Date accepted
Creator
Elba Cabrera
Language
English, Spanish
Document Type
Photograph: b & w photographs
Identifier
ElCa_b01_f_0002
Related Keywords
Activism, Activists, Protests, Protests, Higher education
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
City University of New York. Hostos Community College
Related Places
The Bronx (depicts)
Citation
Elba Cabrera Papers, 1924-2015. Protest to save Hostos Community College: ElCa_b01_f_0002. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 18 Sep 2019.
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