Guide to the Elmer M. Sanders Collection, 1952-1980

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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Elmer M. Sanders Collection
Dates: 1952-1980
Identification: URB/EMS
Creator: Sanders, Elmer M.
Physical Description: 0.42 linear feet
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Urban Archives
Abstract: Elmer M. Sanders was a prominent African-American leader in the city of Pacoima, CA. His papers document the personal achievements of the Sanders family, their involvement in community affairs, and the educational efforts of the Trainers of Teacher Trainers project (TTT) of San Fernando Valley State College (now CSUN) in 1969.

Biographical Information:

Elmer M. Sanders is a prominent African-American leader in the community of Pacoima.

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Genre/Form of Material:

Paper records
Publications

Geographic Name:

Pacoima (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- History
San Fernando Valley (Calif.) -- History

Personal Name:

Sanders, Elmer M.

Topical Term:

California State University, Northridge. Trainers of Teacher Trainers Project, 1969
Teachers -- Training of -- California -- San Fernando Valley

Administrative Information

Processing Information:

Robert G. Marshall, Xiaoquan Han; January 1988

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is open for research use.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item], [date], Elmer M. Sanders Collection, Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

Related Materials:

Arrangement of Materials:

Series I: Personal Files, 1952-1980
Series II: San Fernando Valley State College Trainers of Teacher Trainers Project Files, 1969

Scope and Contents

The Elmer M. Sanders Collection documents and highlights the personal achievements of the Sanders family and their involvement in community affairs and the educational efforts of Trainers of Teacher Trainers Project (TTT) of the San Fernando Valley State College (now CSUN) in 1969. The collection consists of two series: Personal Files (1952-1980), and San Fernando Valley State College Trainers of Teacher Trainers Project Files (1969).
Series I, Personal Files, consists of correspondence, pamphlets, publications, certificates, resumes, programs and newsclippings which combine to document the remarkable accomplishments of Elmer M. Sanders, his son Don Paul Sanders and daughter Robin L. Sanders. Also included are documents on community activities taking place in Los Angeles and Pacoima, including the Regional Conference of Community Leaders on Equal Employment Opportunity in 1963. The files are arranged in alphabetical order.
Series II, San Fernando Valley State College Trainers of Teacher Trainers Project Files, consists of the paperwork for the implementation of San Fernando Valley State College Trainers of Teacher Trainers Project, including budget notes, model of budget summary, plan of operation, program development grant and summary outline. The files are arranged in alphabetical order.

Collection Contents

 

Series I: Personal Files, 1952-1980

 

Box 1

Folder 1

Correspondence, 1952-1979

Folder 2

Invitation, 1979

Folder 3

Pacoima Committee: Program of Black History Week

Folder 4

Pacoima Property Owners Association, Inc.: Expo '80 Program, 1980

Folder 5

Regional Community Leaders Conference: Working Papers, 1963 November 14

Folder 6

Sanders, Don Paul: Certificates, 1973-1980

Folder 7

Sanders, Elmer M.: Resume

Folder 8

Sanders, Robin L.: Resume

Folder 9

San Fernando Valley Sun: Newspaper, 1966 July 24

Folder 10

Souville Foundation: The Big Shootout , 1979

Folder 11

UCLA Daily Bruin: Newspaper, 1977 January 28

Folder 12

UCLA School of Medicine: Oath Ceremony Program, 1979 June 8

 

Series II: San Fernando Valley State College Trainers of Teacher Trainers Project, 1969

 

Box 1

Folder 13

Budget Notes, 1969

Folder 14

Master Teacher, Elementary, 1969

Folder 15

Master Teacher, Secondary, 1969

Folder 16

Model of Budget Summary, 1969

Folder 17

Plan of Operation, 1969

Folder 18

Program Development Grant, 1969

Folder 19

Summary Outline, 1969