This section includes literature by Chicano, Puerto Rican and Latin American immigrant authors in the United States, as well as relevant nonfiction books and ephemera. Original materials from the farmworker movement, the Cuban-American diaspora and other Latin American immigrant groups will be found here.
Berkeley: Tonatiuh International, 1976. Paperback. 123p., illustrations, texts in English and Spanish, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. This issue is entirely devoted to the poetry of "Cabto al Pueblo - I" (Milwaukee, 1977), and includes works by José Antonio Burciaga, Ricardo Sánchez, among others.
San Francisco, etc. Bay Area Committee Against the Simpson / Mazzoli Bill; etc. 1982. Lot of 5 leaflets and a newsletter published by opponents of the bill, which called on employers to attest to employee immigration status and made it illegal to knowingly hire unauthorized immigrants. This was the first...
Chicago: Guild Forum Committee, . 8.5x11 inch leaflet soliciting support for the Texas Farm Workers' Union's march from Texas to Washington DC, and announcing a fundraising "evening of solidarity" at the Guild Bookstore. Some toning. Also included is the June-July 1977 issue of the International People's Appeal Newsletter with a....
Washngton: U.S. Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census, 1989. iv, 70p., 8.5x11 inches, introduction, highlights, footnotes, charts, figures, detailed tables, three-hole punched for binding otherwise very good booklet in stapled wraps. Current Population Reports. Population characteristics.
Washington: Department of Defense. Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Military Manpower and Personnel Policy, 1990. Paperback. iv, 237p., 8.5x11 inches, one-page introduction by then-Defense Secretary Cheney, photos of military personnel in text, biographical sketches, very good first edition oversized trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Historical overview...
San Francisco: Commission on Social Justice, Archdiocese of San Francisco, 1982. viii, 155p., 8.5x11 inches, dampstain running throughout, statement of purpose, introduction, appendixes, printed orange wraps with coffee-cup stain. Sections on violence, the Latino community, language, family, spiritual lives, religious congregations, education et al.
San Juan: Cimarron, [1986?]. Four panel playbill/program, 7.25x10 inches, text in Spanish, illustrated with portraits of de Hostos on covers and photos (in pink inks) of the cast and musicians inside; has a small marginal stain, very good otherwise. A playbill for a musical play in Puerto Rico about Eugenio...