Carmelo Romero interview and biography

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Carmelo Romero interview and biography

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Carmelo Romero grew up in Lakeview and today lives in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago. His family lived in Lincoln Park and knew of the Young Lords. Mr. Romero volunteered to help with the Jiménez campaign for Alderman. Maria Romero, his sister, remains a full-fledged member of the Young Lords; in the 1970s she ran the office at Wilton and Grace Streets.

Date

2012-08-23

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Grand Valley State University. University Libraries. Special Collections & University Archives

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Jiménez, José, 1948-

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RHC-65_Romero_Carmelo

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Moving Image
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eng

Título

Carmelo Romero vídeo entrevista y biografía

Sujetos

Young Lords (Organización)
Puertorriqueños--Estados Unidos
Derechos civiles--Estados Unidos--Historia
Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.)
Mexicano-Americanos--Relatos personales
Justicia social
Activistas comunitarios--Illinois--Chicago

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Romero, Carmelo, “Carmelo Romero interview and biography,” Digital Collections, accessed September 20, 2021, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/24617.
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