Collection CHC0127 - Luis V. Manrara Papers

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Luis V. Manrara Papers


  • 1960-1988 (Creation)


30 Boxes (13.5 linear feet)

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Luis Manrara was a Cuban scholar, political activist, and president of The Truth About Cuba Committee, Inc., a non-profit organization established by Cuban exiles in Miami in 1961 for the purpose of disseminating information about communist Cuba and its role in promoting communism throughout Latin America.

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The Luis V. Manrara Papers contain the personal and professional documents of Cuban activist Luis Manrara (1907-2001).

The collection contains the personal and professional documents of Cuban activist Luis Manrara. They include news clippings, opinion pieces, correspondence, lecture and speech transcripts, magazine copies, and scholarly articles.

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This collection is open for research.

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This collection is housed off-campus and must be requested a minimum of seven calendar days in advance for consultation in the Cuban Heritage Collection Reading Room. Please contact to request materials from this collection.

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Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner. Please, contact for more information.

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  • English
  • Spanish

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Collection-level record updated by Juan A. Villanueva, October 2020.

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