Proposal to Rename Post Office In Honor Of Oscar Garcia Rivera

Robert Garcia Papers, 1976-1994

Proposal by Congressman Robert Garcia to rename an East Harlem post office after Oscar Garcia Rivera, the first Puerto Rican to be elected to public office in the United States, as well as one of the first Latino civil rights leaders in New York State.


Date
1980s, Date accepted
Creator
Robert Garcia
Language
English
Document Type
Document: reports
Identifier
RoGa_b04_f01_0003
Related Keywords
Celebrations, Politicians, Politics, Latino affairs
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Oscar GarcĂ­a Rivera, Robert Garcia, Mickey Leland
Related Places
El Barrio (is referenced)
Citation
Robert Garcia Papers, 1976-1994. Proposal to Rename Post Office In Honor Of Oscar Garcia Rivera: RoGa_b04_f01_0003. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 04 Apr 2020.
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