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Humberto Medrano Collection

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Humberto Medrano Collection, 1973-1974 | University of Miami Cuban Heritage Collection

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ID: CHC0548

Creator: Medrano, Humberto (1916-2012)

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Languages: English, Spanish;Castilian

Abstract

The Humberto Medrano Collection consists of news crlippings, correspondence, and handwritten letters to and from Humberto Medrano (1916-2012) on the subject of Cuban political prisoners in the 1970s.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Humberto Medrano Collection consists of news crlippings, correspondence, and handwritten letters to and from Humberto Medrano (1916-2012) on the subject of Cuban political prisoners in the 1970s.

Biographical Note

Humberto Medrano (1916-2012) was the former assistant director of the daily newspaper Prensa Libre in pre-revolutionary Cuba. In exile in the United States, he served as the director of Radio and TV Martí, federally-funded stations based in Miami that broadcast exclusively to Cuba. He is also the author of several books, including the collections of his writings and opinion columns, Sin patria pero sin amo (1963) and Caminos de papel (Editorial AIP, 1977).

Subject/Index Terms

Journalism - Cuba
Medrano, Humberto, b. 1916
Political prisoners - Cuba

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner. Please, contact chc@miami.edu for more information.

Acquisition Method: Gift of Humberto Medrano, 1980.

Related Materials: CHC5212 Luis J. Botifoll Oral History Project interview with Humberto Medrano. For more information please see http://merrick.library.miami.edu/cdm/ref/collection/chc5212/id/553.

Preferred Citation: Humberto Medrano Collection, Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

Processing Information: Collection-level record added by Fernando Espino, November 2013 and revised by Amanda Moreno, December 2013.

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