These records were kept by Luis O. Reyes and include
correspondence, minutes, meeting notes, mailing lists, and financial records.
Correspondents include Richard W. Lyman, Ronald D. Arroyo, Jorge Pineiro, and Frank
Bonilla. Much of the material pertains to a recruiting trip to New York, Chicago, and
Puerto Rico in the fall of 1979. Also included is a paper by Luis O. Reyes, "The Four
Puerto Rican Nationalists: A Personal Reflection."
The Puerto Rican Association, a student organization at Stanford University, was
organized ca. 1977 as Asociación de Puertorriqueños Unidos de Stanford. The activities
of the Association included trips to recruit Puerto Rican and minority candidates for
graduate programs at Stanford, symposia, speakers, and social events.
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