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Latinas in the United States : a historical encyclopedia

Author: Vicki Ruíz; Virginia Sánchez Korrol
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2006.
Series: Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive, historical encyclopedia that covers the full range of Latina economic, political, and cultural life in the United States.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Latinas in the United States.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2006
(DLC) 2005034986
(OCoLC)62430825
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Vicki Ruíz; Virginia Sánchez Korrol
ISBN: 0253111692 9780253111692 0253346800 9780253346803 0253346819 9780253346810 0253346835 9780253346834 0253346843 9780253346841
OCLC Number: 74671044
Description: 1 online resource (3 v. (xx, 885 p.)) : ill., maps, ports.
Contents: Vol. 1. Latinas in the Southwest --
Latinas in the Northeast --
Latinas in the Midwest --
Latinas in the Southeast --
Latinas in the Pacific Northwest --
Abarca, Apolonia "Polly" Muñoz --
Acosta, Lucy --
Acosta Vice, Celia M. --
Aging --
Agostini del Río, Amelia --
Alatorre, Soledad "Chole" --
Albelo, Carmen --
Alfau Galván de Solalinde, Jesusa --
Allende, Isabel --
Alonzo, Ventura --
Altars --
Alvarez, Aida --
Alvarez, Cecilia Concepción --
Alvarez, Delia --
Alvarez, Julia --
Alvarez, Linda --
Alvarez v. Lemon Grove School District --
Americanization Programs --
Antonetty, Evelina López --
Antonio Maceo Brigade --
Anzaldúa, Gloria --
Apodaca, Felicitas --
Aprenda y Superese --
Aragón, Jesusita --
Arballo, María Feliciana --
Arguello, María de la Concepción (Sister María Dominica) --
Arías, Anna María --
Arizona Orphan Abduction --
Armiño, Franca de --
Arocho, Juanita --
Arroyo, Carmen E. --
Arroyo, Martina --
Artists --
Asociación Nacional México-Americana (ANMA) --
ASPIRA --
ASPIRA v. New York City Board of Education --
Avila, María Elena --
Avila, Modesta --
Aztlán --
Babín, María Teresa --
Baca, Judith Francesca --
Baca Barragán, Polly --
Baez, Joan Chandos --
Barceló, María Gertrudis ("La Tules") --
Barnard, Juana Josefina Cavasos --
Barraza, Santa Contreras --
Barrera, Plácida Peña --
Belpré, Pura --
Bencomo, Julieta Saucedo --
Bernal, Martha --
Bernasconi, Socorro Hernández --
Betances Jaeger, Clotilde --
Betanzos, Amalia V. --
Bilingual Education --
Black Legend --
Blake, María DeCastro --
Borrero Pierra, Juana --
Boyar, Monica --
Bozak, Carmen Contreras --
Bracero Program --
Braga, Sonia --
Briones, María Juana --
Burciaga, Mirna Ramos --
Caballero, Diana --
Cabeza de Baca, Fabiola --
Cabrera, Angelina "Angie" --
Cabrera, Lydia --
Calderón, Rose Marie --
California Missions --
California Sanitary Canning Company Strike --
Callejo, Adelfa Botello --
Callis de Fages, Eulalia Francesca y Josepha --
Calvillo, Ana María del Carmen --
Canales, Laura --
Canales, Nohelia de los Angeles --
Canino, María Josefa --
Cannery and Agricultural Workers Industrial Union (CAWIU) --
Cántico de la Mujer Latina --
Capetillo, Luisa --
Carbonell, Anna --
Cardona, Alice --
Carr, Vikki --
Carrillo de Fitch, Josefa --
Casal, Lourdes --
Casals, Rosemary --
Casanova de Villaverde, Emilia --
Casita Maria, New York --
Castillo, Ana --
Castillo, Guadalupe --
Castro, Rosie --
Castro, Victoria M. "Vickie" --
Ceja, Amelia Moran --
Central American Immigrant Women --
Centro de Acción Social Autónomo (CASA) --
Centro Hispano Católico --
Centro Mater --
Cepeda-Leonardo, Margarita --
Cervantes, Lorna Dee --
Chabram, Angie González --
Chacón, Soledad Chávez --
"Charo" (María Rosario Pilar Martínez Molina Baeza) --
Chávez, Denise --
Chávez, Helen --
Chávez, Linda --
Chávez Ravine, Los Angeles --
Chávez-Thompson, Linda --
Chicana Caucus/National Women's Political Caucus --
Chicana Rights Project --
Chicano Movement --
Chicanos Por La Causa (CPLC) --
Cigar Workers --
Cinema Images, Contemporary --
Círculo Cultural Isabel la Católica --
Cisneros, Sandra --
Clínica de la Beneficencia Mexicana --
Collazo, Rosa Cortéz --
Colón, Miriam --
Colón, Rufa Concepción Fernández ("Concha") --
Comisión Femenil Mexicana Nacional (CFMN) --
Communist Party --
Communities Organized for Public Service (COPS) --
Community Service Organization (CSO) --
Congreso del Pueblo --
Córdova, Lina --
Corridos --
Cossio y Cisneros, Evangelina --
Cotera, Martha --
Crawford, Mercedes Margarita Martínez --
Cruz, Celia --
Cuban and Puerto Rican Revolutionary Party --
Cuban Independence Women's Clubs --
Cuban Women's Club --
Cuban-Spanish-American War --
Cuero, Delfina --
Davis, Grace Montañez --
De Acosta, Aida --
De Acosta, Mercedes --
De Aragón, Uva --
De Arteaga, Genoveva --
De Avila, Dolores C. --
De Burgos, Julia --
De la Cruz, Jessie López --
De la Cruz, Sor Juana Inés --
De la Garza, Beatríz --
De León, Patricia de la Garza --
Del Castillo, Adelaida Rebecca --
Del Prado, Pura --
Del Río, Dolores --
Del Valle, Carmen --
Delgado, Jane L. --
Demography --
Deportations during the Great Depression --
DiMartino, Rita --
Dimas, Beatrice Escadero --
Domestic Violence --
Domestic Workers --
Dominican American National Roundtable (DANR) --
Dueto Carmen y Laura --
Durazo, María Elena --
Echaveste, María --
Education --
El Congreso de Pueblos de Hablan Española --
El Monte Berry Strike --
El Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlán (MEChA) --
El Paso Laundry Strike --
El Rescate --
Entrepreneurs --
Environment and the Border --
Escajeda, Josefina --
Escalona, Beatríz ("La Chata Noloesca") --
Escobar, Carmen Bernal --
Espaillat, Rhina P. --
Espinosa-Mora, Deborah --
Esquivel, Gregoria --
Esquivel, Yolanda Almaraz --
Estefan, Gloria --
Esteves, Sandra María --
Family --
Farah Strike --
Farmworkers --
Feminism --
Fernández, Beatrice "Gigi" --
Fernández, Mary Joe --
Fernández, Rosita --
Ferré Aguayo, Sor Isolina --
Fierro, Josefina --
Figueroa, Belén --
Figueroa Mercado, Loida --
Flores, Diana --
Flores, Francisca --
Florez, Encarnación Villarreal Escobedo --
Folk Healing Traditions --
Fontañez, Jovita --
Fornés, María Irene --
Friendly House, Phoenix --
Fuerza Unida --
Gallegos, Carmen Cornejo --
Ganados del Valle --
Gangs --
García, Cristina --
García, Eva Carrillo de --
García, Providencia "Provi" --
García Cortese, Aimee --
García-Aguilera, Carolina --
Garcíaz, María --
Garment Industry --
Giant --
Gómez Carbonell, María --
Gómez-Potter, Socorro --
Gonzáles, Elvira Rodríguez de --
González, Laura --
González, Matiana --
González Mireles, Jovita --
Govea, Jessica --
Grau, María Leopoldina "Pola" --
Great Depression and Mexican American Women --
Guerra, Fermina --
Guerrero, Rosa --
Guerrero, Victoria Partida --
Guillen Herrera, Rosalinda --
Gutiérrez, Luz Bazán --
Guzmán, Madre María Dominga. Vol. 2. Hamlin, Rosalie Méndez --
Hayworth, Rita --
Head Start --
Health: Current Issues and Trends --
Henríquez Ureña, Camila --
Hernández, Antonia --
Hernández, Ester --
Hernández, María Latigo --
Hernández, Olivia --
Hernández, Victoria --
Herrada, Elena --
Herrera, Carolina --
Herrera, María Cristina --
Hijas de Cuauhtémoc --
Hinojosa, Tish --
Hispanic Mother-Daughter Program (HMDP) --
Houchen Settlement, El Paso --
Huerta, Cecilia Olivarez --
Huerta, Dolores --
Hull-House, Chicago --
Idar Juárez, Jovita --
Immigration of Latinas to the United States --
Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA) --
Intermarriage, Contemporary --
Intermarriage, Historical --
International Ladies Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU) --
Jaramillo, Cleofas Martínez --
Jiménez, María de los Angeles --
Journalism and Print Media --
Jurado, Katy --
Kimbell, Sylvia Rodríguez --
Kissinger, Beatrice Amado --
La Llorona --
"La Lupe" (Guadalupe Victoria Yoli Raymond) --
La Malinche (Malinalli Tenepal) --
La Mujer Obrera --
La Raza Unida Party --
Labor Unions --
Lares, Michelle Yvette "Shelly" --
Las Hermanas --
Latina U.S. Treasurers --
Latinas in the U.S. Congress --
League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) --
Lebrón, Dolores "Lolita" --
Ledesma, Josephine --
Lee Tapia, Consuelo --
Legal Issues --
León, Ruth Esther Soto ("La Hermana León") --
León, Tania --
Lesbians --
"Letter from Chapultepec" --
Liberation Theology --
Líderes Campesinas --
Literature --
Lobo, Rebecca Rose --
Lomas Garza, Carmen --
Lone Star --
López, Lillian --
López, María I. --
López, Nancy Marie --
López, Rosie --
López, Yolanda --
López Córdova, Gloria --
Lorenzana, Apolinaria --
Los Angeles Garment Workers' Strike --
Lozano, Alicia Guadalupe Elizondo --
Lozano, Emma --
Lozano, Mónica Cecilia --
Lucas, María Elena --
Machuca, Ester --
Madrid, Patricia A. --
Madrigal v. Quilligan --
Maldonado, Amelia Margarita --
Maquiladoras --
Mariachi --
Mariachi Estrella de Topeka --
Marianismo and Machismo --
Marshall, Guadalupe --
Martí de Cid, Dolores --
Martínez, Agueda Salazar --
Martínez, Anita N. --
Martínez, Demetria --
Martínez, Elizabeth Sutherland "Betita" --
Martínez, Frances Aldama --
Martínez, Vilma S. --
Martínez Santaella, Inocencia --
McBride, Teresa N. --
Mederos y Cabañas de González, Elena Inés --
Media Stereotypes --
Medicine --
Medina, Esther --
Meléndez, Concha --
Meléndez, Sara --
Méndez, Consuelo Herrera --
Méndez, Olga A. --
Méndez v. Westminster --
Mendieta, Ana --
Mendoza, Lydia --
Mendoza, María Estella Altamirano --
Mendoza v. Tucson School District No. --
Mercado, Victoria "Vicky" --
Mesa-Bains, Amalia --
Mestizaje --
Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) --
Mexican American Women's National Association (MANA) --
Mexican Mothers' Club, University of Chicago Settlement House --
Mexican Revolution --
Mexican Revolution, Border Women in --
Mexican Schools --
Migration and Labor --
Military Service --
Miller, Esther --
Mining Communities --
Miranda, Carmen --
Mistral, Gabriela (Lucila Godoy Alcayaga) --
Mohr, Nicholasa --
Mojica-Hammer, Ruth --
Molina, Gloria --
Montemayor, Alice Dickerson --
Montes-Donnelly, Elba Iris --
Montez, María (María Africa Gracia Vidal) --
Mora, Magdalena --
Mora, Patricia "Pat" --
Moraga, Cherríe --
Moraga, Gloria Flores --
Morales, Iris --
Morales-Horowitz, Nilda M. --
Moreno, Luisa --
Moreno, Rita (Rosa Dolores Alverio) --
Morillo, Irma --
Mothers of East Los Angeles (MELA) --
Movie Stars --
Mugarrieta, Elvira Virginia (Babe Bean; Jack Bee Garland) --
Mujeres in Action, Sunset Park, Brooklyn --
Mujeres Latinas en Acción (MLEA) --
Mujeres por la Raza --
Mujerista Theology --
Munguía, Carolina Malpica de --
Muñoz, María del Carmen --
National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies (NACCS) --
National Association of Puerto Rican/Hispanic Social Workers (NAPRHSW) --
National Chicana Conference --
National Conference of Puerto Rican Women (NACOPRW) --
National Council of La Raza (NCLR) --
National Hispanic Feminist Conference --
National Puerto Rican Forum --
Naturalization --
Navarro, M. Susana --
Nerio, Trinidad --
New Economics for Women (NEW) --
New York City Mission Society (NYCMS) --
Nieto, Sonia --
Nieto Gómez, Anna --
Norte, Marisela --
Novello, Antonia Coello --
Nuestra Señora de la Divina Providencia --
Núñez, Ana Rosa --
Nuns, Colonial --
Nuns, Contemporary --
Obejas, Achy --
Ochoa, Ellen --
O'Donnell, Sylvia Colorado --
Olivares, Olga Ballesteros --
Olivarez, Graciela --
Olivera, Mercedes --
Ontiveros, Manuela --
Operation Pedro Pan --
Orozco, Aurora Estrada --
Ortega, Carlota Ayala --
Ortiz Cofer, Judith --
Ortiz y Pino de Kleven, María Concepción "Concha" --
O'Shea, María Elena --
Otero-Smart, Ingrid --
Otero-Warren, Adelina --
Pachucas --
Palacio-Grottola, Sonia --
Pantoja, Antonia --
Parsons, Lucia González --
Patiño Río, Dolores --
Pauwels Pfeiffer, Linda Lorena --
Payán, Ilka Tanya --
Pedroso, Paulina --
Peña de Bordas, (Ana) Virginia de --
Peñaranda, Ana Marcial --
Pentecostal Church --
Perales, Nina --
Pérez, Eulalia --
Pérez, Graciela --
Pérez v. Sharp --
Phelps Dodge Strike --
Phillips, Carmen Romero --
Pilsen Neighbors Community Council --
Pinedo, Encarnación --
Politics, Electoral --
Politics, Party --
Popular Religiosity --
Prida, Dolores --
Propositions --
Puerto Rican Association for Community Affairs (PRACA) --
Puerto Rican Radical Politics in New York --
Puerto Rican Women Political Prisoners --
Puerto Ricans in Hawaii. Vol. 3. Quesada, Alicia Otilia --
Quesada, Dora Ocampo --
Quinceañera --
Quintanilla Pérez, Selena --
Quintero, Luisa --
Race and Color Consciousness --
Ramírez, Emilia Schunior --
Ramírez, Sara Estela --
Ramírez, Tina --
Ramírez de Arellano, Diana --
Rangel, Irma --
Rape --
Reid, Marita --
Reid, Victoria Comicrabit --
Religion --
Reyes, Guadalupe --
Rico, Angelina Moreno --
Rincón de Gautier, Felisa --
Rivera, Aurelia "Yeya" --
Rivera, Chita --
Rivera, Graciela --
Rivera, Roxana --
Rivera Martínez, Domitila --
Robles Díaz, Inés --
Rodríguez, Hermelinda Morales --
Rodríguez, "Isabel" Hernández --
Rodríguez, Josefa "Chepita" --
Rodríguez, Patricia --
Rodríguez, Sofía --
Rodríguez Cabral, María Cristina --
Rodríguez de Tió, Lola --
Rodríguez McLean, Verneda --
Rodríguez Remeneski, Shirley --
Rodríguez-Trias, Helen --
Romero Cash, Marie --
Rosado Rousseau, Leoncia ("Mamá Léo") --
Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana --
Roybal-Allard, Lucille --
Ruiz, Bernarda --
Ruiz, Irene Hernández --
Ruiz de Burton, María Amparo --
Sada, María G. "Chata" --
Salsa --
Salt of the Earth --
San Antonio, Ana Gloria --
San Antonio Pecan Shellers' Strike --
San Joaquin Valley Cotton Strike --
San Juan, Olga --
Sánchez, Loretta --
Sánchez, María Clemencia --
Sánchez, María E. --
Sánchez Cruz, Rebecca --
Sánchez Garfunkel, Aura Luz --
Santería --
Santiago, Petra --
Saralegui, Cristina --
Saucedo, María del Jesús --
Schechter, Esperanza Acosta Mendoza "Hope" --
Scientists --
Sena, Elvira --
Sepúlveda, Emma --
Sexuality --
Silva, Chelo --
Silva de Cintrón, Josefina "Pepiña" --
"Sister Carmelita" (Carmela Zapata Bonilla Marrero) --
Slavery --
Sloss-Vento, Adela --
Smeltertown, El Paso --
Smith, Plácida Elvira García --
Soldaderas --
Solis, Hilda L. --
Sosa-Riddell, Adaljiza --
Soto Feliciano, Carmen Lillian "Lily" --
Souchet, Clementina --
Southwest Voter Registration Education Project (SVREP) --
Spanish Borderlands --
Colonial Law --
Comadrazgo --
Early Settlement Life in the Borderlands --
Encomienda --
Women in California --
Women in New Mexico --
Women in St. Augustine --
Women in Texas --
Women's Wills --
Spiritism --
Spiritism in New York City --
Sterilization --
Street Vending --
Student Movements --
Substitute Auxiliary Teachers (SATs) --
Swilling, Trinidad Escalante --
Tabaqueros' Unions --
Talamante, Olga --
Tarango, Yolanda --
Telenovelas --
Television --
Tempe Normal School --
Ten Years' War --
Tenayuca, Emma --
Tex-Son Strike --
Theater --
Padua Hills Theater --
Playwrights --
Puerto Rican Traveling Theater (PRTT) --
Teatro Campesino --
Villalongín Dramatic Company --
Toraño-Pantín, María Elena --
Torres, Alva --
Torres, Ida Inés --
Torres, Lourdes --
Torres, Patsy (Patricia Donita) --
Tovar, Lupita --
Toypurina --
Trambley, Estela Portillo --
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo --
Treaty of Paris --
Treviño-Sauceda, Mily --
Tufiño, Nitza --
Ulibarrí Sánchez, Louise --
United Cannery, Agricultural, Packing, and Allied Workers of America (UCAPAWA/FTA) --
United Farm Workers of America (UFW) --
Women in the United Farm Workers (UFW) --
U.S.-Mexican War --
Urquides, María Luisa Legarra --
Urrea, Teresa --
Valdez, Patssi --
Vallejo, Epifania de Guadalupe --
Vallejo de Leese, María Paula Rosalía --
Vanguardia Puertorriqueña --
Varela, Beatriz --
Varela, María --
Vásquez, Anna --
Vásquez, Enriqueta Longeaux y --
Velázquez, Loreta Janeta --
Velázquez, Nydia M. --
Vélez, Lupe --
Vélez de Vando, Emelí --
Vélez-Mitchell, Anita --
Vicioso Sánchez, Sherezada "Chiqui" --
Vidal, Irma --
Vidaurri, Rita --
Villarreal, Andrea and Teresa --
Viramontes, Helena María --
Virgen de Guadalupe --
Virgen de la Caridad del Cobre --
Voting Rights Act --
Watsonville Strike --
Welch, Raquel --
West Side Story --
Wilcox, Mary Rose Garrido --
Wolf, Esther Valladolid --
World War II --
Ybarra, Eva --
Young Lords --
Zamora, Bernice B. Ortiz --
Zárate, Rosa Marta --
Zúñiga, Alejandra Rojas --
List of Biographical Entries --
List of Organizations --
Selected Readings in Latina History. Vol. 1: Introduction, Abarca --
Guzman --
Vol. 2: Hamlin --
Puerto Ricans in Hawaii --
Vol. 3: Quesada --
Zuniga, Index.
Series Title: Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Responsibility: edited by Vicki L. Ruiz and Virginia Sánchez Korrol.

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schema:description"Vol. 3. Quesada, Alicia Otilia -- Quesada, Dora Ocampo -- Quinceañera -- Quintanilla Pérez, Selena -- Quintero, Luisa -- Race and Color Consciousness -- Ramírez, Emilia Schunior -- Ramírez, Sara Estela -- Ramírez, Tina -- Ramírez de Arellano, Diana -- Rangel, Irma -- Rape -- Reid, Marita -- Reid, Victoria Comicrabit -- Religion -- Reyes, Guadalupe -- Rico, Angelina Moreno -- Rincón de Gautier, Felisa -- Rivera, Aurelia "Yeya" -- Rivera, Chita -- Rivera, Graciela -- Rivera, Roxana -- Rivera Martínez, Domitila -- Robles Díaz, Inés -- Rodríguez, Hermelinda Morales -- Rodríguez, "Isabel" Hernández -- Rodríguez, Josefa "Chepita" -- Rodríguez, Patricia -- Rodríguez, Sofía -- Rodríguez Cabral, María Cristina -- Rodríguez de Tió, Lola -- Rodríguez McLean, Verneda -- Rodríguez Remeneski, Shirley -- Rodríguez-Trias, Helen -- Romero Cash, Marie -- Rosado Rousseau, Leoncia ("Mamá Léo") -- Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana -- Roybal-Allard, Lucille -- Ruiz, Bernarda -- Ruiz, Irene Hernández -- Ruiz de Burton, María Amparo -- Sada, María G. "Chata" -- Salsa -- Salt of the Earth -- San Antonio, Ana Gloria -- San Antonio Pecan Shellers' Strike -- San Joaquin Valley Cotton Strike -- San Juan, Olga -- Sánchez, Loretta -- Sánchez, María Clemencia -- Sánchez, María E. -- Sánchez Cruz, Rebecca -- Sánchez Garfunkel, Aura Luz -- Santería -- Santiago, Petra -- Saralegui, Cristina -- Saucedo, María del Jesús -- Schechter, Esperanza Acosta Mendoza "Hope" -- Scientists -- Sena, Elvira -- Sepúlveda, Emma -- Sexuality -- Silva, Chelo -- Silva de Cintrón, Josefina "Pepiña" -- "Sister Carmelita" (Carmela Zapata Bonilla Marrero) -- Slavery -- Sloss-Vento, Adela -- Smeltertown, El Paso -- Smith, Plácida Elvira García -- Soldaderas -- Solis, Hilda L. -- Sosa-Riddell, Adaljiza -- Soto Feliciano, Carmen Lillian "Lily" -- Souchet, Clementina -- Southwest Voter Registration Education Project (SVREP) -- Spanish Borderlands -- Colonial Law -- Comadrazgo -- Early Settlement Life in the Borderlands -- Encomienda -- Women in California -- Women in New Mexico -- Women in St. Augustine -- Women in Texas -- Women's Wills -- Spiritism -- Spiritism in New York City -- Sterilization -- Street Vending -- Student Movements -- Substitute Auxiliary Teachers (SATs) -- Swilling, Trinidad Escalante -- Tabaqueros' Unions -- Talamante, Olga -- Tarango, Yolanda -- Telenovelas -- Television -- Tempe Normal School -- Ten Years' War -- Tenayuca, Emma -- Tex-Son Strike -- Theater -- Padua Hills Theater -- Playwrights -- Puerto Rican Traveling Theater (PRTT) -- Teatro Campesino -- Villalongín Dramatic Company -- Toraño-Pantín, María Elena -- Torres, Alva -- Torres, Ida Inés -- Torres, Lourdes -- Torres, Patsy (Patricia Donita) -- Tovar, Lupita -- Toypurina -- Trambley, Estela Portillo -- Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo -- Treaty of Paris -- Treviño-Sauceda, Mily -- Tufiño, Nitza -- Ulibarrí Sánchez, Louise -- United Cannery, Agricultural, Packing, and Allied Workers of America (UCAPAWA/FTA) -- United Farm Workers of America (UFW) -- Women in the United Farm Workers (UFW) -- U.S.-Mexican War -- Urquides, María Luisa Legarra -- Urrea, Teresa -- Valdez, Patssi -- Vallejo, Epifania de Guadalupe -- Vallejo de Leese, María Paula Rosalía -- Vanguardia Puertorriqueña -- Varela, Beatriz -- Varela, María -- Vásquez, Anna -- Vásquez, Enriqueta Longeaux y -- Velázquez, Loreta Janeta -- Velázquez, Nydia M. -- Vélez, Lupe -- Vélez de Vando, Emelí -- Vélez-Mitchell, Anita -- Vicioso Sánchez, Sherezada "Chiqui" -- Vidal, Irma -- Vidaurri, Rita -- Villarreal, Andrea and Teresa -- Viramontes, Helena María -- Virgen de Guadalupe -- Virgen de la Caridad del Cobre -- Voting Rights Act -- Watsonville Strike -- Welch, Raquel -- West Side Story -- Wilcox, Mary Rose Garrido -- Wolf, Esther Valladolid -- World War II -- Ybarra, Eva -- Young Lords -- Zamora, Bernice B. Ortiz -- Zárate, Rosa Marta -- Zúñiga, Alejandra Rojas -- List of Biographical Entries -- List of Organizations -- Selected Readings in Latina History."@en
schema:description"A comprehensive, historical encyclopedia that covers the full range of Latina economic, political, and cultural life in the United States."@en
schema:description"Vol. 2. Hamlin, Rosalie Méndez -- Hayworth, Rita -- Head Start -- Health: Current Issues and Trends -- Henríquez Ureña, Camila -- Hernández, Antonia -- Hernández, Ester -- Hernández, María Latigo -- Hernández, Olivia -- Hernández, Victoria -- Herrada, Elena -- Herrera, Carolina -- Herrera, María Cristina -- Hijas de Cuauhtémoc -- Hinojosa, Tish -- Hispanic Mother-Daughter Program (HMDP) -- Houchen Settlement, El Paso -- Huerta, Cecilia Olivarez -- Huerta, Dolores -- Hull-House, Chicago -- Idar Juárez, Jovita -- Immigration of Latinas to the United States -- Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA) -- Intermarriage, Contemporary -- Intermarriage, Historical -- International Ladies Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU) -- Jaramillo, Cleofas Martínez -- Jiménez, María de los Angeles -- Journalism and Print Media -- Jurado, Katy -- Kimbell, Sylvia Rodríguez -- Kissinger, Beatrice Amado -- La Llorona -- "La Lupe" (Guadalupe Victoria Yoli Raymond) -- La Malinche (Malinalli Tenepal) -- La Mujer Obrera -- La Raza Unida Party -- Labor Unions -- Lares, Michelle Yvette "Shelly" -- Las Hermanas -- Latina U.S. Treasurers -- Latinas in the U.S. Congress -- League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) -- Lebrón, Dolores "Lolita" -- Ledesma, Josephine -- Lee Tapia, Consuelo -- Legal Issues -- León, Ruth Esther Soto ("La Hermana León") -- León, Tania -- Lesbians -- "Letter from Chapultepec" -- Liberation Theology -- Líderes Campesinas -- Literature -- Lobo, Rebecca Rose -- Lomas Garza, Carmen -- Lone Star -- López, Lillian -- López, María I. -- López, Nancy Marie -- López, Rosie -- López, Yolanda -- López Córdova, Gloria -- Lorenzana, Apolinaria -- Los Angeles Garment Workers' Strike -- Lozano, Alicia Guadalupe Elizondo -- Lozano, Emma -- Lozano, Mónica Cecilia -- Lucas, María Elena -- Machuca, Ester -- Madrid, Patricia A. -- Madrigal v. Quilligan -- Maldonado, Amelia Margarita -- Maquiladoras -- Mariachi -- Mariachi Estrella de Topeka -- Marianismo and Machismo -- Marshall, Guadalupe -- Martí de Cid, Dolores -- Martínez, Agueda Salazar -- Martínez, Anita N. -- Martínez, Demetria -- Martínez, Elizabeth Sutherland "Betita" -- Martínez, Frances Aldama -- Martínez, Vilma S. -- Martínez Santaella, Inocencia -- McBride, Teresa N. -- Mederos y Cabañas de González, Elena Inés -- Media Stereotypes -- Medicine -- Medina, Esther -- Meléndez, Concha -- Meléndez, Sara -- Méndez, Consuelo Herrera -- Méndez, Olga A. -- Méndez v. Westminster -- Mendieta, Ana -- Mendoza, Lydia -- Mendoza, María Estella Altamirano -- Mendoza v. Tucson School District No. -- Mercado, Victoria "Vicky" -- Mesa-Bains, Amalia -- Mestizaje -- Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) -- Mexican American Women's National Association (MANA) -- Mexican Mothers' Club, University of Chicago Settlement House -- Mexican Revolution -- Mexican Revolution, Border Women in -- Mexican Schools -- Migration and Labor -- Military Service -- Miller, Esther -- Mining Communities -- Miranda, Carmen -- Mistral, Gabriela (Lucila Godoy Alcayaga) -- Mohr, Nicholasa -- Mojica-Hammer, Ruth -- Molina, Gloria -- Montemayor, Alice Dickerson -- Montes-Donnelly, Elba Iris -- Montez, María (María Africa Gracia Vidal) -- Mora, Magdalena -- Mora, Patricia "Pat" -- Moraga, Cherríe -- Moraga, Gloria Flores -- Morales, Iris -- Morales-Horowitz, Nilda M. -- Moreno, Luisa -- Moreno, Rita (Rosa Dolores Alverio) -- Morillo, Irma -- Mothers of East Los Angeles (MELA) -- Movie Stars -- Mugarrieta, Elvira Virginia (Babe Bean; Jack Bee Garland) -- Mujeres in Action, Sunset Park, Brooklyn -- Mujeres Latinas en Acción (MLEA) -- Mujeres por la Raza -- Mujerista Theology -- Munguía, Carolina Malpica de -- Muñoz, María del Carmen -- National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies (NACCS) -- National Association of Puerto Rican/Hispanic Social Workers (NAPRHSW) -- National Chicana Conference -- National Conference of Puerto Rican Women (NACOPRW) -- National Council of La Raza (NCLR) -- National Hispanic Feminist Conference -- National Puerto Rican Forum -- Naturalization -- Navarro, M. Susana -- Nerio, Trinidad -- New Economics for Women (NEW) -- New York City Mission Society (NYCMS) -- Nieto, Sonia -- Nieto Gómez, Anna -- Norte, Marisela -- Novello, Antonia Coello -- Nuestra Señora de la Divina Providencia -- Núñez, Ana Rosa -- Nuns, Colonial -- Nuns, Contemporary -- Obejas, Achy -- Ochoa, Ellen -- O'Donnell, Sylvia Colorado -- Olivares, Olga Ballesteros -- Olivarez, Graciela -- Olivera, Mercedes -- Ontiveros, Manuela -- Operation Pedro Pan -- Orozco, Aurora Estrada -- Ortega, Carlota Ayala -- Ortiz Cofer, Judith -- Ortiz y Pino de Kleven, María Concepción "Concha" -- O'Shea, María Elena -- Otero-Smart, Ingrid -- Otero-Warren, Adelina -- Pachucas -- Palacio-Grottola, Sonia -- Pantoja, Antonia -- Parsons, Lucia González -- Patiño Río, Dolores -- Pauwels Pfeiffer, Linda Lorena -- Payán, Ilka Tanya -- Pedroso, Paulina -- Peña de Bordas, (Ana) Virginia de -- Peñaranda, Ana Marcial -- Pentecostal Church -- Perales, Nina -- Pérez, Eulalia -- Pérez, Graciela -- Pérez v. Sharp -- Phelps Dodge Strike -- Phillips, Carmen Romero -- Pilsen Neighbors Community Council -- Pinedo, Encarnación -- Politics, Electoral -- Politics, Party -- Popular Religiosity -- Prida, Dolores -- Propositions -- Puerto Rican Association for Community Affairs (PRACA) -- Puerto Rican Radical Politics in New York -- Puerto Rican Women Political Prisoners -- Puerto Ricans in Hawaii."@en
schema:description"Vol. 1: Introduction, Abarca -- Guzman -- Vol. 2: Hamlin -- Puerto Ricans in Hawaii -- Vol. 3: Quesada -- Zuniga, Index."@en
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Lemon Grove School District -- Americanization Programs -- Antonetty, Evelina López -- Antonio Maceo Brigade -- Anzaldúa, Gloria -- Apodaca, Felicitas -- Aprenda y Superese -- Aragón, Jesusita -- Arballo, María Feliciana -- Arguello, María de la Concepción (Sister María Dominica) -- Arías, Anna María -- Arizona Orphan Abduction -- Armiño, Franca de -- Arocho, Juanita -- Arroyo, Carmen E. -- Arroyo, Martina -- Artists -- Asociación Nacional México-Americana (ANMA) -- ASPIRA -- ASPIRA v. New York City Board of Education -- Avila, María Elena -- Avila, Modesta -- Aztlán -- Babín, María Teresa -- Baca, Judith Francesca -- Baca Barragán, Polly -- Baez, Joan Chandos -- Barceló, María Gertrudis ("La Tules") -- Barnard, Juana Josefina Cavasos -- Barraza, Santa Contreras -- Barrera, Plácida Peña -- Belpré, Pura -- Bencomo, Julieta Saucedo -- Bernal, Martha -- Bernasconi, Socorro Hernández -- Betances Jaeger, Clotilde -- Betanzos, Amalia V. -- Bilingual Education -- Black Legend -- Blake, María DeCastro -- Borrero Pierra, Juana -- Boyar, Monica -- Bozak, Carmen Contreras -- Bracero Program -- Braga, Sonia -- Briones, María Juana -- Burciaga, Mirna Ramos -- Caballero, Diana -- Cabeza de Baca, Fabiola -- Cabrera, Angelina "Angie" -- Cabrera, Lydia -- Calderón, Rose Marie -- California Missions -- California Sanitary Canning Company Strike -- Callejo, Adelfa Botello -- Callis de Fages, Eulalia Francesca y Josepha -- Calvillo, Ana María del Carmen -- Canales, Laura -- Canales, Nohelia de los Angeles -- Canino, María Josefa -- Cannery and Agricultural Workers Industrial Union (CAWIU) -- Cántico de la Mujer Latina -- Capetillo, Luisa -- Carbonell, Anna -- Cardona, Alice -- Carr, Vikki -- Carrillo de Fitch, Josefa -- Casal, Lourdes -- Casals, Rosemary -- Casanova de Villaverde, Emilia -- Casita Maria, New York -- Castillo, Ana -- Castillo, Guadalupe -- Castro, Rosie -- Castro, Victoria M. 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