Interview with Luis Garden Acosta on Jun 18, 2015, Segment 16
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Question asked: How did the Young Lords involve the Puerto Rican community?
Luis Garden Acosta briefly tells us that the Young Lords Party was intertwined and integrated with the Puerto Rican community, student body and various artistic groups. He mentions Evelina López Antonetty as a supporter of their efforts and also having other Puerto Ricans as financial and moral supporters.
June 18, 2015, Recording date
CreatorLuis Garden Acosta
IntervieweeLuis Garden Acosta
InterviewerGisely Colon Lopez
1h 10m 59.0s
Location of interview
El Puente, 211 S 4th street, Brooklyn, NY
Activism, Community, Latino justice, Leaders
Individuals or Organizations MentionedEvelina López Antonetty
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Luis Garden Acosta on Jun 18, 2015, Segment 16: LGA.2015.06.18.16. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 12 Aug 2020.
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