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Title: Lisset Verra symbolizes Cubans in bondage at Jose Marti celebration
Physical Description: 1 photograph : b & w. ; 21 x 26 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Rimkus, Joe ( Photographer )
Publication Date: 1975
Subjects / Keywords: Caribbean Area   ( lcsh )
Cuban-Americans   ( local )
Flags -- Cuba   ( lcsh )
Parades & processions -- 1970-1980   ( lctgm )
Martí, José, 1853-1895 -- Anniversaries, etc.   ( lcsh )
Exiles -- Florida -- Miami   ( lcsh )
Verra, Lisset   ( local )
Spatial Coverage: Miami, Florida
Abstract: Shows Verra dressed in a Cuban flag costume with her hands chained leading the procession. Behind her a bust of Jose Marti is held high.
General Note: Photo date stamped on verso: January 29, 1975.
Biographical: "Thousands of Cuban exiles of all ages will take part in parades and other events in Greater Miami during the week starting today to commemorate the birthday of Cuban patriot Jose Marti, born Jan 28, 1853. The largest parade will have an estimated 5,000 children from Latin private schools marching at 10:00 am, Tuesday from Brickell Avenue at SE 6th Street to Bayfront Park. There, each child will place a white flower in front of the bust of Jose Marti ..." -- Article by Humberto Cruz in the Miami News, January 22, 1975, page 10A.
Preferred Citation: Cite as Miami News Collection, HistoryMiami, 1995-277-3103.
 Record Information
Source Institution: HistoryMiami (formerly the Historical Museum of Southern Florida)
Holding Location: HistoryMiami (formerly the Historical Museum of Southern Florida)
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution.
Resource Identifier: local - 1995-277-3103
System ID: AA00015764:00001

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