Puerto Rican citizen : history and political identity in twentieth-century New York City / Lorrin Thomas.
By the end of the 1920s, just ten years after the Jones Act first made them legally Americans, more than 45,000 native Puerto Ricans had left their homes and entered the United States, citizenship papers in hand, forming one of New York City's most complex and unique migrant communities. In thi...
Chicago ; London :
University of Chicago Press,
|Series:||Historical studies of urban America.