Activists during the Hostos Community College demonstrations
Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006
A photograph by Carlos Ortiz of activists during the Hostos Community College demonstrations, which fought to save the college from closing in 1976 due to the NYC fiscal crisis. After a 20-day takedown, the protests were successful in saving the college from closing.
1976, Date created
Photograph: color photographs
Activism, Activists, Protests, Education
Individuals or Organizations MentionedCity University of New York. Hostos Community College
Related PlacesSouth Bronx
Carlos Ortiz Papers, 1940s-2006. Activists during the Hostos Community College demonstrations: CaOr_b24_Hostos_Takeover_pg09_0002. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 23 Sep 2020.
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