Luis Munoz Rivera

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Luis Munoz Rivera

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Images of the first Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico, Luis Munoz Rivera; Poet, journalist and politician who fought for Puerto Rican autonomy under both Spanish and American regimes

Items in the Luis Munoz Rivera Collection

Luis Munoz Rivera, First Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico in 1909
Luis Munoz Rivera,(July 17, 1859 – November 15, 1916) First Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico in 1909

L.M. Rivera
Portrait of Luis Munoz Rivera

Luis Munoz Rivera Park
A park in Puerto Rico named for L.M. Rivera located in the capital of San Juan

Primer Centenario; Luis Munoz Rivera
An artistic tribute commemorating Luis Munoz Rivera's 100th birthday (in memoriam)

Statue of Luis Munoz Rivera
A statue commemorating Luis Munoz Rivera located in San Juan

Tomassi statue
Luigi Tomassi sculpted this statue of LM Rivera

L.M. Rivera 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin
Luis Muñoz Rivera 100th Anniversary 1859-1959. MACO, 1959. Bronze. Diameter 50.89mm, 68.5 grams. Artist-obv / Francisco Vazquez Diaz "Compostela", rev / Ramon Gordils. Medal turn. Mintages : bronze-970, silver plated-20, gold plated-10

Luis Munoz Rivera Commemorative Coin (Back)
Luis Muñoz Rivera 100th Anniversary 1859-1959. MACO, 1959. Bronze. Diameter 50.89mm, 68.5 grams. Artist-obv / Francisco Vazquez Diaz "Compostela", rev / Ramon Gordils. Medal turn. Mintages : bronze-970, silver plated-20, gold plated-10

Luis Munoz Rivera Memorial Plaque 1960
Plaque at the entrance of the San Antonio de Padua Church in Barranquitas, Puerto Rico.

Bust of Luis Muñoz Rivera in Washington Park, Newark, NJ
https://flic.kr/p/6D8oHT

Quoted from Flickr at the above listed link: This sculpture of Don Luis Munoz Rivera, was originally executed in 1959 by Compostela and dedicated in Washington Park in 1968. It was stolen in 1979 from a warehouse where it…