Boston Mayor Kevin White speaks at the groundbreaking ceremony for La Alianza Hispana's community center
Mayor's Office of Public Service Photo Service (Creator)
Date created
October 23, 1974
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Still image
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This groundbreaking ceremony was for the Spanish Alliance Multi-Service Center (now known as La Alianza Hispana's headquarters and administrative offices). The building opened in 1975 in the converted Dudley Street, Roxbury, police station. This ceremony took place on October 23, 1974. Pictured on the dais is: Mayor Kevin White (speaking into microphone); Carlos Diaz, Mayor's liaison, (seated in first row behind the mayor); Orlando del Valle, President of the Board of Directors, (seated in back row, fourth from left); Frieda Garcia, Director of La Alianza Hispana, (seated in back row, fifth from left).
Donated by La Alianza Hispana.
This project was partially funded with federal assistance from the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.
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La Alianza Hispana records (M55)
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Community development, Urban -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Community centers -- Massachusetts -- Boston
Rites and ceremonies
Mayors -- United States
Politicians -- Massachusetts
Diaz, Carlos
Garcia, Frieda
Valle, Orlando del
White, Kevin H.
La Alianza Hispana (Boston, Mass.)
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