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Latino History in Rhode Island: Book Talk & Signing

Latino History Talk on Oct 5 2016

1st Providence Fotohistoria: Fefa's Market

Location: Parkview & Broad Street RIPTA bus shelter.


Unveiling of First RI Latino Fotohistorias in Providence: Fefa's Market

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In the in 1960s in Providence, a young Dominican woman named Josefina Rosario and her husband, Tony, single-handedly launched a community. They sponsored dozens of Dominicans, rescuing them from tyranny and helping them resettle here.