La Española as a Precedent and New Amsterdam as an Aftermath:
Wed, May 15
10:00 AM — 12:00 PM
North Academic BuildingThe City College of New YorkCUNY Dominican Studies Institute Archives and Libraries
North Academic Building, 2/202
A panel on colonial New York commemorating Juan Rodriguez’s arrival in the Hudson in 1613A scholarly panel sponsored by the CUNY Dominican Studies Institute "La Española as a Precedent and New Amsterdam as an Aftermath: The Worlds that Juan Rodriguez Connected," brings a team of experts in early colonial history of New York and the Dominican Republic to discuss the local historical context at the moment Juan Rodriguez arrived in the Hudson Harbor Area in 1613.
Seating is limited-registration is required. To register please visit: http://worlds-juan-rodriguez-connected.eventbrite.com/#
This panel is part of the long day celebration commemorating the fourth centennial of the arrival of Juan Rodriguez in the Hudson Harbor.
This event is co-sponsored by the Office of Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, the Harlem and the Heights Historical Society, and Dominican Week 2013.