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The Cuban American Dream: Home

This libguide includes resources related to the exhibit The Cuban American Dream hosted at the Smathers Library from March 27 to June 2nd, 2017.

The Exhibit

The Cuban American Dream
Smathers Library Gallery
March 27 – June 2, 2017

airplane silhouette The Cuban American Dream explored the reasons behind the immigration of Cubans to Florida from the 16th to the 21st century, the pressure that such immigration brought to local and state governments, the reactions of Floridian communities to Cuban immigrants, the ways in which Cuban immigrants adapted to their new reality, and the contribution of Cuban immigration to Florida.

Curated by Margarita Vargas-Betancourt with assistance from Alexis Baldacci

Read the interpretive labels in English or Spanish

Other Primary Resources

Vicente Sebastian Pintado Papers

The Cuban American Dream Timeline

Selected Readings. The links will take you to the library catalog.

Subject Guide

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Margarita Vargas-Betancourt
Department of Special & Area Studies Collections

University of Florida

Phone: (352) 273-2692

Manuscript Collections

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