Guide to the Fronteras de las Californias Records

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2008-02-26
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Guide to the Fronteras de las Californias Records 1975/1979

Special Collections & University Archives

Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Fronteras de las Californias Records
Dates: 1975-1979
Identification: MS-0114
Creator: Fronteras de las Californias Project
Physical Description: 0.42 linear ft
Language of Materials: English Spanish;Castilian
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

Biographical Information:

The Fronteras Project originated within the government and academic communities of San Diego at the time of the Bicentennial celebrations. Its purpose was a cross-cultural study on the required adaptation in a bicultural, bilingual setting such as San Diego and its environs.

Access Terms

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

Genre/Form of Material:

Organizational Records
Publications

Geographic Name:

Mexican-American Border Region -- Miscellanea
Mexico -- Relations -- United States -- Sources
San Diego Region (Calif.) -- Ethnic relations -- Sources
United States -- Relations -- Mexico -- Sources

Topical Term:

Fronteras de las Californias Project

Administrative Information

Accruals:

June 1981

Conditions Governing Use:

The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. 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, Fronteras de las Californias Records, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

Scope and Contents

The collection documents the US-Mexico border region, cultural affairs celebrations, minorities, politics and government, recreation, social conditions, urban planning, and development. It consists of copies of the articles of incorporation, materials regarding committees, and publications issued under the auspices of Fronteras.

Detailed List of Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

Board of Governors 1977 - 79

Scope and Contents

meeting, agendas, minutes, memoranda
Box 1, Folder 2

Executive Committee 1975 - 77

Scope and Contents

announcements, agendas, minutes, memorandum, list of members
Box 1, Folder 3

Financial 1974 - 76

Scope and Contents

budgets, statements of revenues & expenses, donors
Box 1, Folder 4

Plenary Session 1975 - 76

Scope and Contents

correspondence, memorandum, publicity items
Box 1, Folder 5

Advisory Committees 1975

Scope and Contents

correspondence, memorandum, publicity items
Box 1, Folder 6

Bilingual-Bicultural Conference 1975 - 76

Scope and Contents

correspondence, memorandum publicity items
Box 1, Folder 7

Education Committee 1977 - 78

Scope and Contents

correspondence, memorandum, publicity items
Box 1, Folder 8

Steering Committees 1977 -78

Scope and Contents

correspondence, memorandum, publicity items
Box 1, Folder 9

Clippings 1975 - 76

Scope and Contents

El Paso Economic review, May 1975 Nuffer/Smith Associates, June 1975 San Diego Union, January 1976 Cry California, Summer 1976 Official Languages in the Public Service of Canada
Box 1, Folder 10

Aqueduct Summer 1976

Box 1, Folder 11

Fronteras Publications

Box 1, Folder 12

Marston, Hamilton. Personal Material 1959 - 75

Scope and Contents

re. City Planning for San Diego