Civil Rights -- United States -- History
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection description The Young Lords in Lincoln Park collection documents the struggle for fair housing, self-determination, and human rights that was launched by Mr. José “Cha-Cha” Jiménez, founder of the Young Lords Movement. The collection includes more than 100 oral histories of former members, associates and family members. These interviews document the history of the displacement of Puerto Ricans, Mejicanos, other Latinos, and the poor from Lincoln Park, Rainbow Coalition, as well as the history of the Young ...