Encarnancion Armas discusses her time living in Red Hook.
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The Liberty Party Club.
“It was the Liberal Party Club. And we had a party for the children, and we had in the Redhook Stadium, and it, we caught about 2 thousand Puerto Rican children, we got the toys from the Novelty Toys Worker Union.”
The Ram, Fordham University's newspaper, reported in 1974 that "Encarnacion Armas, a United States leader in the struggle for the adjustment of Puerto Ricans in New York and other major cities will also receive an honorary degree."