Rent Strike at Brook Avenue

Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006

Residents enacting a rent strike with signs in Spanish that read "Queremos agua caliente" ("We want hot water") and "Agua Caliente Fue Lo Que Trajo El Barco" ("Hot Water Was What the Boat Brought").


Date
circa 1975 – 1980, Date accepted
Creator
Carlos Ortiz
Location

Brook Avenue

Document Type
Photograph: b & w photographs
Identifier
CaOr_b12_f03_pg07_8_0001
Related Keywords
Activism, Activists, Protests, Housing
Related Places
Mott Haven (depicts)
Citation
Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006. Rent Strike at Brook Avenue: CaOr_b12_f03_pg07_8_0001. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 19 Aug 2019.
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