Collection CHC5362 - Roberto Vale Ares Papers

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Roberto Vale Ares Papers


  • 1962-1964 (Creation)


1 Box

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Roberto Vale Ares was a Cuban freedom fighter involved in exile guerilla groups, including Comandos L (formerly Comandos Libertad) and Alpha 66. Vale Ares worked with Tony Cuesta and performed numerous small guerilla operations in Cuba.

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The Roberto Vale Ares papers contain personal papers from late 20th century Cuban activist Roberto Vale Ares.

Vale Ares was a member of Comandos L and Alpha 66, among other Miami, Florida-based groups. The collection includes correspondence, clippings and notes from his guerilla operations, as well as statutes, articles, and propaganda from Comandos L.

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This collection is open for research.

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  • English
  • Spanish

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Gift of Rafael Vale, March 2014.

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Alpha 66 Records

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