Buffalo History Museum Puerto Rican collection


Buffalo History Museum Puerto Rican collection


This collection, comprised in various media formats, documents the Puerto Rican Community in the Buffalo and WNY region. Present are collections of community newspapers, various photographs – original, scanned, and on news clippings – showing various events, celebrations and traditions that take place within this community. Also included are biographical and historical records on important persons, various sports teams and the growth of Hispanic political and religious influence within the region. This collection is national in scope, including a letter addressed by President Bill Clinton to Casimiro Rodriguez.


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Written permission from the Buffalo History Museum required to reproduce and/or publish. Information on use and fees may be obtained from the Director of Library and Archives at the Buffalo History Museum Research Library, Buffalo, NY.

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