Guide to the Asian American Student Alliance Collection

Finding Aid Authors: Jennifer Hollander.
© Copyright 2008 Special Collections & University Archives. All rights reserved.
2008-09-02
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
Phone: 619-594-6791

Guide to the Asian American Student Alliance Collection 1981/1992

Special Collections & University Archives

Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Asian American Student Alliance Collection
Dates: 1981-1992
Bulk Dates: 1981-1983
Identification: MS-0332
Creator: Asian American Student Alliance
Physical Description: 0.42 linear ft
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
Phone: 619-594-6791

Historical Note:

The Asian American Student Alliance (AASA) at San Diego State University was founded for the academic, social, and cultural benefit of the University's Asian American student population.

Access Terms

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

Corporate Name:

San Diego State University -- Students -- Societies, etc
San Diego State University. Asian American Student Alliance -- Archives
San Diego State University. Asian American Student Alliance -- History -- Sources

Genre/Form of Material:

Organizational Records

Topical Term:

Asian American college students -- California -- San Diego -- Societies, etc
City planning -- California -- San Diego -- History -- 20th century -- Sources
San Diego (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- Sources

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Use:

The copyright interests in some of these materials have been transferred to or belong to San Diego State University. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections means that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish.  Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation:

Identification of item, folder title, box number, Asian-American Student Alliance Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

Related Materials:

University Archives Topical File
Uncataloged Periodicals

Scope and Contents

The Asian American Student Alliance Collection dates from 1981-1992, with the bulk of materials dated 1981-83.  It consists solely of paper records.  The collection documents the association's meetings, budget, elections, and activities.  Included are: activity flyers promoting the AASA's many events such as dances, trips, and programs they sponsored; flyers and maps from the group's trip to Manzanar; and programs from the First Annual Indo-Chinese High School Conference at San Diego State University sponsored by the AASA, as well as the Fourteenth Annual Asian and Pacific Islander Student Union Statewide Conference.  There is no filing order.

Detailed List of Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

General Meetings-Agendas, Roll Sheets, minutes 1981-1983

Box 1, Folder 2

General Meetings-Agendas, Roll Sheets, minutes 1981-1983

Box 1, Folder 3

Associated Student Budget 1981-1982

Box 1, Folder 4

AASA Election Materials 1983

Box 1, Folder 5

Ethnic Student Center Committee Minutes 1980-1981

Box 1, Folder 6

Indo-Chinese High School Conference 1980, 1981

Box 1, Folder 7

Indo-Chinese High School Conference 1980, 1981

Box 1, Folder 8

Manzanar Trip Flyers April 1982

Box 1, Folder 9

AASA Activities (Includes Flyers and Miscellaneous Information Arranged Chronologically) 1980-1983, 1992