Libertad para Blanca Canales
Emelí Vélez de Vando Papers, 1919-1999
Women's Committee for the Freedom of Blanca Canales march in support of jailed Puerto Rican Nationalist leader. Canales was imprisoned for taking part in the 1950 Nationalist uprising in Jayuya, Puerto Rico. At the time of the march, Canales was the only participant still in prison.
circa 1951, Date accepted
CreatorEmelí Vélez de Vando
Document: news clippings
Activists, Community-based organizations, Law, Nationalism
Individuals or Organizations MentionedBlanca Canales
Emelí Vélez de Vando Papers, 1919-1999. Libertad para Blanca Canales: EmVe_b07_f07_1069. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 10 Aug 2020.
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
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