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Photo - Juan Marichal, first Dominican in Baseball Hall of Fame

Juan Marichal (left), the first Dominican baseball player inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, poses with Margarita Madera during a Dominican festival, New York, N.Y., n.d.;Born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic in 1949, Margarita Madera moved to New York City in 1959. Over the years Madera was a dancer, union activist, president and secretary of various Dominican community organizations, and served on the Hispanic Day Parade committee.
Identifier: 1044_DSI_MaM_BF_1044
Repository: Dominican Studies Institute, CUNY
Source: Dominican Studies Institute, New York (N.Y.). The Margarita Madera Collection, ca. 1970-2003.
Rights: This record is not part of the New York State Archives' collection and is presented on our project partner's behalf for educational use only. Please contact the home repository for information on copyright and reproductions.
Alternate Identifier: DMS ID Number: 161744
Related Archival Materials:
Special Project: Ventana al Pasado/Window on the Past,
Electronic Schoolhouse/La Escuela Electronica

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Margarita Madera Collection (is part of)

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Manhattan (is associated with)