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Cuban Archives Collection

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Identifier: SPC2000
Scope and Contents This collection contains different aspects and documents brought from Cuba directly and the influence created by the local Cuban community. This includes but not limited to posters from Cuban films, encyclopedias from Cuba, poems, photographs, clippings from the Miami Herald, surveys, and documents detailing the impact of the arrival of Cubans following the Cuban Revolution of 1959.
Dates: Created: 1800-1988

Cuban Living History Project

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Identifier: SPC2001
Scope and Contents The Cuban Living History Project includes three documentaries and 114 personal interviews. The documentaries are named: Y los Quiero Conocer (And I Want to Meet Them) recounting the era of the Cuban Republic, Calle Ocho: Cuban Exiles Look at Themselves, an Emmy Award-winner, based on the Cuban American exile community and Ni Patria Ni Amo (Neither Motherland Nor Master) which focuses on the exile opposition to Fidel Castro’s regime and is based on testimonies of exile leaders. The...
Dates: Created: 1990-1998; Other: Majority of material found in 1993-1995

Guantanamo Bay Collection

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Identifier: SPC6035
Abstract The Special Collections department at Florida International University (FIU) holds items collected by Kenneth (Allegro) Shartz aka Fr. Cyril Shartz between 1994 and 1996 in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, where he worked as an English teacher, through the World Relief Organization. An important part of the collection is 433 photographs taken by Kenneth (Allegro) Shartz that detail the daily life of the refugees. Images also include pictures of the humanitarian workers, the detention camps, the wildlife,...
Dates: Created: 1994 - 1996; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1996

Severo Sarduy Collection

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Identifier: SPC8015
Scope and Contents This collection contains articles, both personal and from newspapers such as the El Nuevo Herald and ABC Madrid reflecting the local life of both Cuban and Hispanic cultures as well as personal documents detailing the life of Severo Sarduy and the political and social difficulties of Cuban life and of facing discrimination for homosexuality. Such documents are “Aprendizaje de la muerte” by Ignacio Echevarría, “En la muerte de Severo Sarduy” by Jose Miguel Ullan, and “Muere en Paris el escritor...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found within Date acquired: 09/28/2015