Federal Surveillance of the Partido Independentista Puertorriqueño

This collection highlights the FBI’s efforts to disrupt the activitiesof the largest of the Puerto Rican independence parties, PartidoIndependentista Puertorriqueño, and compromise their effectiveness. In addition, these documents provide an insightful documentary history and analysis of why independence was the second-largest political movement in the island, (after support for commonwealth status), and a real alternative. These documents provide invaluable additions to the recorded history of Puerto Rico. Coverage: 1941 - 1982.