The Seizure of the Statue of Liberty

Richie Pérez Papers, 1918-2006

Report about the occupation of the Statue of Liberty by Puerto Rican Nationalists protesting for the release of Puerto Rican political prisoners, written by activist and author Mickey Meléndez.


Creator
Richie Pérez
Language
English
Document Type
Document: reports
Identifier
RiPe_b24_f07_0003_pg01
Related Keywords
Activism, Activists, Protests, Nationalism, Political prisoners, Prisons, Colonialism, Civil rights, Human rights
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Eddie Palmieri, City University of New York. Hunter College, Pablo "Yoruba" Guzman, Young Lords, Jimmy Carter, Partido Nacionalista (P.R.), United Nations, Harry S. Truman, United States. Congress, Robert Garcia, United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation, WINS Radio Group, CBS Radio Corporation, Mickey Meléndez
Related Places
Statue of Liberty (is referenced), Vieques, PR (is referenced), New York City (is referenced), Puerto Rico (is referenced)
Citation
Richie Pérez Papers, 1918-2006. The Seizure of the Statue of Liberty: RiPe_b24_f07_0003_pg01. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 06 Aug 2020.
Use Restrictions

In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted

Rights Holder
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archives
Repository
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library and Archives
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