Centro Cultural (Denver, Colo.)
- Existence: 1968-1971
B105.02.0001.0005 - Statement of Purpose
AKA- Centro-Cultural or El Centro
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Overview The American Jewish Committee is an ethnic advocacy group established in New York in 1906. The Denver office of the AJC opened in 1967 and closed in 2013. This collection primarily contains the records of the El Centro Cultural Project from the Colorado Chapter. The joint project between the Jews and the "Chicanos" existed from 1968 to 1971 when it was discontinued due to financial difficulties and inter-group differences. Hispanic art and culture was emphasized. The opening of the center was...
Dates: Other: 1968-1973
Overview Clippings, notes, and programs fro the opening of El Centro and the second Cinco de Mayo in Denver, which was begun by Centro Cultural.