Collection CHC5094 - Alberto Fernández-Medrano Papers

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Alberto Fernández-Medrano Papers


  • 1956-1987 (Creation)


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The papers document activities of Alberto Fernández-Medrano who was a Secretary, Vice-President and President of Lions Club of Florida, Camaguey, Cuba and a member of the Committee for International Relations. Fernández-Medrano was shot by Castro's Government in 1964. Materials consist of typescripts of anti-communist and anti-Castro writings including a typescript of a book "La unica alternativa: democracia o comunismo," correspondence, clippings, certificates and other documents.

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This collection is open for research.

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  • English
  • Spanish

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Gift of Isabel Pérez-Gell de Socarrás, 1988.

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