Voroshilovka, Ucrania, 1914 – San Juan, P.R. 1997
Jack Delano was a photographer, filmmaker and composer. His photographs about Puerto Rico and its people produced between 1941 and 1950 is part of the historical memory of Puerto Rico, because is showing a times of dismay, but also of tranformation. He promoted the creation of the Division of Community Education, with the purpose of creating educational materials that would reach the most distant people in poor neighborhoods, towns and isolated communities. He was the general manager of the goverment’s radio and television stations and the firts director to transmit the Casals Festival on television.
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