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Guide to the Carlos Almaraz and Los Four Ephemera Collection CEMA 111
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  • Title: Carlos Almaraz and Los Four ephemera collection
    Identifier/Call Number: CEMA 111
    Contributing Institution: UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 2.0 linear feet (one half document box and one oversize box)
    Date (inclusive): 1960-2013
    Abstract: This is a discrete collection containing two boxes of miscellaneous materials that were collected by Charles Schermerhorn in relation to Carlos Almaraz and the Los Four. Almaraz was one of the members of Los Four, a group of influential artists in the Chicano Art Movement in Los Angeles. They broke into the mainstream art world with the first significant Chicano exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum. Almaraz was well traveled and well received by collectors. He died in 1989 of AIDS at the age of 48.
    Physical Location: del Norte
    Language of Materials: The collection is in English.

    Scope and Content

    This is a discrete collection containing two boxes of miscellaneous materials that were collected by Charles Schermerhorn in relation to Carlos Almaraz and the Los Four. Almaraz was one of the members of Los Four, a group of influential artists in the Chicano Art Movement in Los Angeles. They broke into the mainstream art world with the first significant Chicano exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum. Almaraz was well traveled and well received by collectors. He died in 1989 of AIDS at the age of 48.

    Access Restrictions

    The collection is open for research.

    Use Restrictions

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Acquisition Information

    donated by Charles Schermerhorn on July 9, 2007

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of Item], Carlos Almaraz and Los Four Ephemera collection, CEMA 111. Department of Special Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Related Material

    Dan Guerrero Collection on Latino entertainment and the arts (CEMA 78)

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Almaraz, Carlos
    Four (Art group).
    Luján, Gilbert, 1940-2011
    Romero, Frank E.