TITLE

1898-1998: Puerto Ricans in the U.S.A. Affirming Identity, Citizenship, Nationhood

PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Centro Journal;Fall1999, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features a photo exhibition of the political, cultural and economic life of Puerto Ricans in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
10672279

 

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