Message from Pedro Pan Eloísa Echazábal. Below the link to the Miami Dade College announcement dated July 8th regarding the upcoming Freedom Tower exhibit about the Cuban exile experience. This exhibit will be launched in mid-September. The first exile focus will be on the Pedro Pan exodus. Most of us who reunited with our parents in Miami remember visiting the Freedom Tower for the services the U.S. government made available to the newly arriving Cuban exiles. The Pedro Pan exhibit will last about two years. Miami Dade College and The Miami Herald Media Company invited me to collaborate with them when the plans were first developed about two years ago, and I was ecstatic with the opportunity. Also collaborating with their memorabilia and photos are Operation Pedro Pan Group Inc.organization, Barry University Archives and Special Collections, University of Miami Cuban Heritage Collection and Florida International University Libraries. As soon as the next official announcement comes out, I will forward. In the meantime, I would like to let you know that a "collecting day" is being planned for Saturday, July 26th, from 12 to 4 p.m. at the Freedom Tower. This is the day when Pedro Pans will have the opportunity to bring memorabilia regarding our Pedro Pan days to be loaned to the exhibit. Required receipts and documentation will be available there. Courtesy parking on the open lot across the street south of the Tower. Entrance on N.E. 5th street. Just let the attendant know you are coming to the Tower to bring your items. This is a great opportunity to showcase our experience. Again, as additional announcements are released, I'll forward. http://www.mdc.edu/main/news/articles/2014/07/mdcand_the_miami_herald_media_company_to.aspx

Julio A Martinez Urbay

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Current Name
Julio A Martinez Urbay
Current Location
United States of America
Name on Arrival
Julio A Martinez Urbay
Age on Arrival
14
Date of Arrival
Saturday, October 6, 1962
Relocated To
CWB Matecumbe

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Julio.... Where did you go after you left Matecumbe? Orphanage? Foster Home. I was also in Matecumbe in Oct 1961

Message by Ozzie Mora | Oct 25th 2010

Julio, te invito a mi blog http;//aymill.wordpress.com/ bienvenido!

Message by Adrianne Miller | Sep 28th 2010

Julio A has joined the Pedro Pan Network. Please welcome them!

Status update | Sep 28th 2010

La ultima que te vi en Miami han pasado muchos anos. Espero que este bien. Mi email address valent@hotmail.com

Message by Joaquin Valent | Sep 15th 2009

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