Maria DeCastro Blake


Maria DeCastro Blake (1911-2011) was a dean of admissions at Rutgers and recruited hundreds of Hispanic students. She was key to ASPIRA, the Puerto Rican Congress, the Black & Puerto Rican Coalition and more. Photo credit RUCore (Rutgers),


Black Organization of Students Records at Rutgers

“Portrait of Maria DeCastro Blake”, RUCore

B-31 Blake, Maria DeCastro, Newark News Morgue, Newark Public Library