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    • University press releases, May 1970

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from May 1970 submitted by University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Patricia Devine-Reed video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Urban renewal--Illinois--Chicago;...
    • Patricia Devine-Reed was the leader of the Concerned Citizens of Lincoln Park (later called the Concerned Citizens Survival Front of Lincoln Park), the first group to protest urban renewal plans on the grounds that Puerto Ricans and African...
    • University press releases, February 1978

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from February 1978 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Omar López video interview and transcript, interview 1

    • 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; Students--Civil rights
    • Omar López was Minister of Information for the Young Lords. He was born in Mexico and first came to Chicago in 1958, settling in the Humboldt Park Neighborhood where he has lived ever since. He first met some Young Lords in Lincoln Park when they...
    • Obed López-Zacarias 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...
    • Obed López-Zacarias is founder of the Latin American Defense Organization (LADO), that organized for a caseworker union and for the dignified treatment of welfare recipients at the Wicker Park Welfare Office of Chicago. LADO was also instrumental...
    • University press releases, January 1973

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from January 1973 submitted by University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Hy Thurman video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Rural-urban migration--Illinois--Chicago;...
    • Hy Thurman arrived in Chicago when he was seventeen years old from a small farming town in eastern Tennessee. Mr. Thurman co-founded the Young Patriots. In 1969, the Young Patriots became part of the original Rainbow Coalition, along with the Young...
    • University press releases, March 1996

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from March 1996 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • University press releases, August 1979

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from August 1979 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • University press releases, June 1970

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from June 1970 submitted by University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Eldelmira Cruz 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...
    • Eldelmira Cruz is from San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico. She migrated to the Chicago Lincoln Park neighborhood in 1969 and lived right by the People’s Church. Her memories of her early days in Chicago include the work the Young Lords were doing as they...
    • University press releases, May 1971

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from May 1971 submitted by University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Forum, volume 029, number 11

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 029, number 11, published on 10/11/2004. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • Forum, volume 032, number 35

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 032, number 35, published on 4/7/2008. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • University press releases, February 1977

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from February 1977 submitted by University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Bill Hampton video interview and transcript

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); African Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Hampton, Fred, 1948-1969;...
    • Bill Hampton is a former Chicago public school teacher and the brother of Fred Hampton, Deputy Chairman of the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party who was murdered by a special police squad in an early morning raid on December 4, 1969. Bill...
    • Billy “Che” Brooks video interview and transcripts

    • Young Lords (Organization); Puerto Ricans--United States; Civil Rights--United States--History; Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.); African Americans--Personal narratives; Social justice; Community activists--Illinois--Chicago; Hampton, Fred, 1948-1969;...
    • Billy “Che” Brooks is Deputy Minister of Education of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense (BPP) and Director of YouthLAB@1521 through the Better Boys Foundation. In 1969, Mr. Brooks was very close to Chairman Fred Hampton who was the main...
    • University press releases, June 1967

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from June 1967 submitted by University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • University press releases, April 1972

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from April 1972 submitted by University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Alfredo Calixto 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; Urban...
    • Alfredo “Freddy” Calixto and his family were among the first Puerto Rican families to move to Chicago in the early 1950s. Born in Caguas, Puerto Rico, Mr. Calixto lived through the displacement of Puerto Rican families from La Clark to the Lincoln...

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