Social activist and journalist, as well as a community organizer and labor leader. This collection contains valuable material on the birth and development of several critical Puerto Rican and Latin American organizations, including the National Congress of Puerto Rican Rights, the Alianza Puertorriqueña, the National Association of Hispanic Journalists and the Young Lords Party. There is also considerable material on three different labor actions and protests that Juan González was involved in, as well as information on his personal life. The collection also contains extensive journalistic material from the author’s entire career, as well as source material and correspondence. The collection consists of administrative and organizational material, clippings, correspondence, notes, manuscripts and pamphlets, flyers, photographs, audiovisual files and a small oversize collection.
Finding Aid for the Juan González Papers