Correspondence to Fidel Castro from the Congressional Hispanic Caucus
Robert Garcia Papers, 1976-1994
Correspondence to Fidel Castro from the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, asking for the release of Jose Pujals Mederos from prison as a humanitarian gesture. 1961, Mederos was sentenced to thirty years in prison as an accused CIA operative who was opposed to the Castro regime and coordinated resistance groups. He was released in 1988 after 27 years in prison.
circa 1987, Date accepted
Communism, Politicians, Politics, Political prisoners, Prisons
Individuals or Organizations MentionedCongressional Hispanic Caucus
, José Pujals Mederos
, Fidel Castro
, Robert Garcia
, United States. Congress
, United States. House of Representatives
(is referenced), Washington, DC
Robert Garcia Papers, 1976-1994. Correspondence to Fidel Castro from the Congressional Hispanic Caucus: RoGa_b45_f16_0003_pg01-07. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 20 Oct 2019.
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
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