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Gerald J. Meyer Archival Finding Aid

Gerald J. Meyer Archival Collection at Hostos Community College

500 Grand Concourse Sub Series

500 Building 1977-1988   0.3 Cubic feet
Scope and Content note

The Hostos United/Hostos Unido was organized to gain funding to renovate the 500 building so that it could be put to academic use. Hostos Unido was a coalition of the Hostos Chapter Professional Staff Congress, the Student Government Organization, and other student clubs. This mass movement secured funding for the renovation. Included are announcements, clippings, correspondence, memoranda, speeches, testimonials, and planning documents

Box Folder

500 Building: Hostos Needs Space 1974

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500 Building: Announcements & Statements 1977-1978

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500 Building: Clippings 1977-1978

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500 Building: Correspondence 1977-1979

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500 Building: Hostos Unido 1978

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500 Building: Meeting Agendas undated

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500 Building: Newsletter: Mama Yoyo 1978-1979

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500 Building: Planning 1978

2 8

500 Building: Puerto Rican Organizations and Businesses undated

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500 Building: Renovation & History undated

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500 Building: Speeches undated

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500 Building: Testimonials 1978-1979

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Publications 1974-1979   0.2 Cubic feet
Scope and Contents note

The series contains publications generated by Hostos organizations during the time period that the college was facing closure. This includes Eco de Hostos, 1974-1979 and el Coqui 1975-1978

Box Folder

Publications: Eco de Hostos 1974-1977

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Publications: Echo de Hostos 1978-1979

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Publications: el Coqui 1975-1978

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