Guide to the Elmer M. Sanders Collection, 1952-1980
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Overview of the Collection
Collection Title: Elmer M. Sanders
Sanders, Elmer M.
Physical Description: 0.42
Language of Materials:
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.
Elmer M. Sanders is a prominent African-American leader in the community of Pacoima.
This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Genre/Form of Material:
Pacoima (Los Angeles,
Calif.) -- History
San Fernando Valley
(Calif.) -- History
California State University, Northridge.
Trainers of Teacher Trainers Project, 1969
Teachers -- Training of -- California --
San Fernando Valley
Robert G. Marshall, Xiaoquan Han; January 1988
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Arrangement of Materials:
Series I: Personal Files, 1952-1980
Series II: San Fernando Valley State College Trainers of Teacher Trainers Project Files,
Scope and Contents
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.
Box 1, Folder 1
Box 1, Folder 3
Pacoima Committee: Program of Black History Week
Box 1, Folder 4
Pacoima Property Owners Association, Inc.: Expo '80
Box 1, Folder 5
Regional Community Leaders Conference: Working Papers,
1963 November 14
Box 1, Folder 6
Sanders, Don Paul: Certificates,
Box 1, Folder 7
Sanders, Elmer M.: Resume
Box 1, Folder 8
Sanders, Robin L.: Resume
Box 1, Folder 9
San Fernando Valley Sun:
1966 July 24
Box 1, Folder 10
Box 1, Folder 11
Daily Bruin: Newspaper,
1977 January 28
Box 1, Folder 12
UCLA School of Medicine: Oath Ceremony Program,
1979 June 8
San Fernando Valley State College Trainers of Teacher Trainers
Box 1, Folder 14
Master Teacher, Elementary,
Box 1, Folder 15
Master Teacher, Secondary,
Box 1, Folder 16
Model of Budget Summary,
Box 1, Folder 18
Program Development Grant,