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Joseph Sciorra papers, 1907-2006, bulk 1984-2006

Series II: General Research Notes, 1907-2006

Series II contains general research for Sciorra's academic and community work on Puerto Rican life in New York including newspaper clippings, architectural floor plans and elevations, photographs, journal articles, correspondence, and field notes. Research topics include the Social Club, Puerto Rican casitas, land use, and Rincon Criolla.

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Box 2 Newspaper Clippings, 2002-2006


Box 2 Social Club Bill, 1990


Box 2 Social Club Articles, 1960-1993


Box 2 Puerto Rican Folk and Popular Culture, 1980-1990


Box 2 Queries Rico Food, 1988-1994


Box 2 Social Club Commission Meeting, 1991


Box 2 Miscellaneous Articles on Puerto Rico & Puerto Rican Culture, 1975-1985


Box 2 A. Laura -- Respeto & Relajo, 1964 1969, 1964, 1969


Box 2 A. Quintero Rivera, Rural-Urban Dichotomy in Puerto Rico's Cultural Identity,, undated


Box 2 Mintz, Folk-Urban Continuum and the Rural Proletarian Community, 1953


Box 2 Creolization Article Dell-Hymes, 1971


Box 2 Oscar Vazquez Images of the Jibaro, undated


Box 2 Reviews of Pais de y Pisos, 1984 1986, 1984, 1986


Box 2 Puerto Ricans in NYC, 1978-1985


Box 2 The Airbus -- Luis Rafael Sanchez, 1984 1985, 1984, 1985


Box 2 La Carreta Made a U-Turn, 1976 1981, 1976, 1981


Box 2 La Noche Que Volvimos a Ser Gente -- Jose Luis Ganzalez, 1972


Box 2 Puerto Ricans in U.S. Films, 1987


Box 2 Casitas -- Puerto Rico, 1986-1992


Box 2 Puerto Rican Painting, 1983-1987


Box 2 Bohios, 1907-1992


Box 2 Batey + Garden Articles, 1960-1973


Box 2 Bronx Newspaper Clipping, 2002


Box 2 Binghamton Casitas Correspondence, 1991-1996


Box 2 Floor Plans, undated


Box 2 Casita Project, 1988-1991


Box 2 Casita Articles -- Queries & Correspondences, 1988-1993


Box 2 Casita Exhibition, 1990-1992


Box 2 Casita Conference Papers & Correspondences, 1989-1991


Box 2 Betti-Sue's Quotes, 1989 and undated, 1989, undated


Box 2 Casitas, 1989


Box 2 Casitas Newspaper, 1990


Box 2 Articles on NYC Casitas, 1985-2006


Box 2 Casitas -- The Neighborhoods, 1986-1996


Box 2 Casita Fieldnotes, 1988-1991


Box 2 Casita Stuff Miscellaneous, undated


Box 2 Casita Simulations, 1989 and undated, 1989, undated


Box 2 Greenthumb Plans for Open-Aired Structure, 1989-1991


Box 2 New Uses for Vacant Urban Land, 1982-1994


Box 2 Greenthumb Casitas, 1986-2001


Box 2 Open-Air Material, 1991-1992


Box 2 Shanties, 1989-1996


Box 2 El Balcon Boricia, 1991


Box 2 Villa El Gato -- Peurto Rican Village/Wards Island, 1987-1994


Box 2 Villa Puerto Rico, 1980-1995


Box 2 Rincon Criolla, 1978-2001


Box 2 Capias (Greek-American Versions), 1977


Box 2 Rincon Criollo, 1988-1994


Box 2 Guiro y Maraca, 2006


Box 2 Rincon Article, 1988-1991


Box 2 Rincon Rewrite, 1994-1995


Box 2 The Bronx, 1989-1990