Term Hispanic/Latino Community
Code YH-6000.3100
Definition Americans of Spanish or Latin American descent. Latin America is a geographic and cultural region comprising 18 Spanish-speaking countries, Brazil, and Haiti, or generally the areas which Spain and Portugal colonized in the Americas.
Created 3/10/92
Changed 10/25/22
Use References Latina Community
Latinx Community
Mexican American Community
See Also References Cuban Community (YH-1400.1500)
Mexican Community (YH-6000.5050)
Puerto Rican Community (YH-1400.6500)
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Bibliographic References "Latin American History – Resources: Terms and Definitions", http://www2.truman.edu/~marc/resources/terms.html

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