Finding Aid of the La Escuela Argentina de Los Angeles records 0510
Finding aid prepared by Rebecca HirschCollection processing and creation of the finding aid was funded by the generous support of the National Historic Publications and Records Commission.
USC Libraries Special CollectionsJune 2010
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
Title: La Escuela Argentina de Los Angeles records
Collection number: 0510
Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
Language of Material: Spanish
Storage Unit: 1
Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet 1 box
Date (inclusive): 1985-1998
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[Box/folder# or item name], La Escuela Argentina de Los Angeles records, Collection no.0510, Boeckmann Center for Iberian and Latin American Studies, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.
Collection contains minutes of board meetings, copies of the school's room reservations with USC, newspaper clippings about the school, ephemera, and chronological files of documents from the years 1990-1995. The chronological files include correspondence and memoranda pertaining to the school's business matters, meeting minutes, financial records, and press releases.
The La Escuela Argentina de Los Angeles Records were donated by Dr. Samuel Mark, USC's Assistant Vice President of Civic and Community Relations.
The La Escuela Argentina de Los Angeles is a non-profit organization established in March 1983. In 1986, it moved its classes to USC at the invitation of Dr. Samuel Mark, one of the University's Assistant Vice Presidents. The school offers Saturday classes for children grades K-12 on the Castilian language, the history and geography of Latin America, and Spanish and Latin American literature.
Subjects and Indexing Terms
La Escuela Argentina de Los Angeles. -- Archives
Education, Bilingual--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources
Language and languages--Study and teaching--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources
Spanish language--California--Archival resources