About the Exhibit

About the Exhibit


This exhibit is presented online in August 2014 by the Cuban Heritage Collection of the University of Miami Libraries in commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the Cuban rafter crisis and its aftermath.  It was originally installed in the Roberto C. Goizueta Pavilion in the Fall of 2004, to mark the 10th anniversary of the crisis.


María R. Estorino Dooling curated this exhibit with the assistance of Vicky Rivas-Vázquez. 


Coordinator: Meiyolet Méndez, Cuban Heritage Collection Librarian


Site Development and Design: Lyn MacCorkle, Digital Repository Librarian


Programming: Jamie Little, Web and Emerging Technologies Digital Programmer


Scanning: Laura Capell, Head of Digital Production, Mark Buhholz, Digital Production Manager, Robert Largaespada, Digital Production Technician


Metadata Support: Allison J. O’Dell, Special Collections Cataloging and Metadata Librarian


Digital Exhibit Preparation Assistant: Sean Mullen, Cuban Heritage Collection Summer 2014 intern


University of Miami Libraries copyright and permissions information can be found here:  http://library.miami.edu/copyright/