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    • Estervina Jiménez Velez video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Spanish language--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago
    • Although Estervina Jiménez has never lived in Chicago herself, her life has been deeply connected to the city. Born and raised in Barrio San Salvador of Caguas, Puerto Rico, Ms. Jiménez’s husband, Cordero, traveled back and forth to Chicago’s La...
    • University press releases, August 2005

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from August 2005 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Forum, volume 032, number 29

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 032, number 29, published on 2/25/2008. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • Pedro J. Mateo video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Puerto Ricans--Personal narratives; Spanish language--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community...
    • Pedro Mateo is from Salinas, Puerto Rico and now lives in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He first came to Grand Rapids in the 1950s, but quickly moved to Indiana Harbor to work in the steel mills alongside many other Puerto Rican immigrants of that era. ...
    • University press releases, October 1988

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from October 1988 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • University press releases, February 2008

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from February 2008 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • University press releases, August 1999

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from August 1999 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Pedro Mateo video interview and transcript, interview 2

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Mexican Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Mexican...
    • Oral history of Pedro Mateo, interviewed by Jose 'Cha-Cha' Jimenez, on 3/8/2012 about the Young Lords in Lincoln Park.
    • Forum, volume 029, number 35

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 029, number 35, published on 4/11/2005. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • Juana “Jenny” Jiménez video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Puerto Ricans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Puerto...
    • Juana “Jenny” Jiménez is one of José “Cha-Cha” Jiménez’s sisters. She was born while her father, Antonio, worked as a seasonal farm laborer, or tomatero, in the late 1940s for Andy Boy Farms at a migrant camp in Minot, Massachusetts near Concord....
    • University press releases, March 2005

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from March 2005 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Román Rodríguez inerview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Puerto Ricans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Puerto...
    • Román Rodríguez served in the U.S. army during World War II and moved to Chicago’s La Clark neighborhood in 1953. For many years, his wife, Clautilde Jiménez, taught in the Chicago public school system. They also lived in Lincoln Park and were both...
    • Carmen Tirado Reyes inerview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Puerto Ricans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Puerto Ricans--Social life and customs; Puerto Rico--Autonomy and...
    • Carmen Tirado Reyes is married to Marcelo Jiménez, a proud Hacha Vieja, and uncle of José “Cha-Cha” Jiménez. In the 1940s they moved to Barrio Mula in Aguas Buenas, Puerto Rico, where “Tio Gabriel,” as he was called, had purchased a large farm,...
    • University press releases, April 2002

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from April 2002 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Forum, volume 030, number 05

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 030, number 05, published on 8/30/2005. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • Carlos Vasquez video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Mexican Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Mexican Americans--Michigan
    • Carlos Vazquez is from Detroit, Michigan but he was born in Mexico and his family is from Ciudad Juárez on the border with Texas. Mr. Vasquez’s family settled in Detroit in the 1940s and 1950s. Mr. Vasquez is a musician who has played in several...
    • University press releases, June 2004

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from June 2004 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Forum, volume 026, number 35

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 026, number 35, published on 4/15/2002. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • Marcelo Jiménez video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Spanish language--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago
    • Marcelo Jiménez, or “Chelo,” is one of the younger sons of Cristina (Tino) and Gregorio Jiménez. Mr. Jiménez grew up in San Salvador, Caguas, Puerto Rico and did work in that mountain barrio like the others, laboring on different farms or helping...
    • University press releases, May 2002

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from May 2002 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.

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