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    • Sijisfredo Avilés 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; Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Draft...
    • Sijisfredo Avilés is the first Puerto Rican in Chicago to publicly oppose the Vietnam War draft during the middle 1960s. He quietly served three years in jail for refusing induction in 1968. Born in Puerto Rico, Mr. Avilés’ family moved to Chicago...
    • Harpoon, Vol. 1 Sept. 1993-April 1994

    • Universities & colleges--Michigan--Allendale; Grand Valley State College--Periodicals; Grand Valley State University; Student publications; College publications; Student newspapers and periodicals
    • The Harpoon is a student satirical newspaper published to express ideas and foster student discussion, 1993-1996. Issue No. 1 was the proof of concept issue to register as an organization, secure funding and recruit members. Issue No. 2 was created...
    • Forum, volume 030, number 38

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 030, number 38, published on 5/8/2006. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • University press releases, October 2001

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from October 2001 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • University press releases, December 1974

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from December 1974 submitted by University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Forum, volume 025, number 18

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 025, number 18, published on 11/27/2000. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • University press releases, April 1988

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from April 1988 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • Mike Lawson 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; Puerto Ricans--Illinois--Chicago--Social...
    • Mike Lawson is a civil rights activist who first met Mr. José “Cha-Cha” Jiménez in 1968, after Mr. Jiménez was released from prison. At that time, Mr. Lawson was in charge of a G.E.D. program for ex-offenders that already had enrolled a number of...
    • 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, November 2000

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from November 2000 submitted University Communications to press agencies concerning people, places, and events related to Grand Valley State University.
    • 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, April 1974

    • Universities and colleges; Michigan; Files (Records); Grand Valley State University
    • Press releases from April 1974 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...
    • Forum, volume 028, number 12

    • Grand Valley State University; Publications; Universities and colleges
    • Forum, volume 028, number 12, published on 10/20/2003. Forum is a newsletter for the Grand Valley State University community published quarterly by University Communications since 1976.
    • Antonio “Maloco” Jiménez Rodríguez 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...
    • Antonio “Maloco” Jiménez Rodríguez has no qualms about admitting that he was the Vice-President of the notorious Hacha Viejas, or Old Hatchets, of the 1950s and 1960s in Chicago. He was a World War II veteran with a lot of heart.
    • Wake Up! Vol. 2

    • Universities & colleges--Michigan--Allendale; Grand Valley State College--Periodicals; Grand Valley State University; Student publications; College publications; Student newspapers and periodicals
    • Student alternative newspaper published as a "non-sectarian radical underground newspaper" of art, poetry, articles, and political commentary. Self-published occasionally between September 1982 - March 1985. Flyers were printed between issues.
    • Angel “Sal” del Rivero 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...
    • Angel “Sal” del Rivero was born in Mexico. In the late 1950s and early 1960s he lived in Lincoln Park on Dayton Street. Later his family moved to the Lakeview Neighborhood near Wrigley Field. Mr. Rivero became one of the original members of the...
    • Angel “Sal” del Rivero 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; Mexican...
    • Angel “Sal” del Rivero was born in Mexico. In the late 1950s and early 1960s he lived in Lincoln Park on Dayton Street. Later his family moved to the Lakeview Neighborhood near Wrigley Field. Mr. Rivero became one of the original members of the...
    • University press releases, October 1973

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

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