The Books and Pamphlets collection includes materials on Cuba’s colonial past, efforts for self-governance, slavery, nationalism, foreign investment, crime, women’s rights, spirituality, popular culture and human rights. 

A number of these are truly unique items, and have been identified as such by special review as part of the Social Science Research Council Cuba Libro project: click here link for details.

Cuban Imprints published through 1900 in the Harold and Mary Jean Hanson Rare Book Collection in the University of Florida, George A. Smathers Libraries: