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  • Arrangement
  • Historical Note
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Custodial History
  • Preferred Citation
  • Related Materials
  • Scope and Contents

  • Contributing Institution: Chicano Studies Research Center Library
    Title: La Raza Publication Records
    Creator: La Raza. Staff
    Identifier/Call Number: CSRC.1001
    Physical Description: 5.8 Gigabytes 50 issues Digital
    Date (inclusive): 1967-1977
    Abstract: This collection includes digitized issues of the La Raza newspaper and magazine that ran from 1967-1977.
    Language of Material: English , Spanish; Castilian .

    Arrangement

    The collection is arranged into two series: 1) Newspapers (1967-1970) and 2) Magazines (1970-1977) to differentiate the years each format was produced.

    Historical Note

    The La Raza newspaper and magazine was an underground news publication that ran from 1967-1977. The purpose of the paper was to document what was happening in and affecting the Chicano/Latino community during the Chicano Movement and at the height of racial tensions in not just Los Angeles and in Southern California, but across the United States, Mexico, and Latin America.

    Conditions Governing Access

    These materials are open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use

    These materials are in the public domain. Please note, individual photographs may have copyright restrictions from the original photographer.

    Custodial History

    The issues come from libraries at the Chicano Studies Research Center, the Los Angeles Public Library Chicano Resource Center, California State University, Los Angeles; California State University, Northridge; and the University of Arizona. Digital copies were generated to provide a complete run of La Raza publication for research, teaching, and reference only.

    Preferred Citation

    [Item], [Date]. La Raza [Newspaper or Magazine], Volume [number], Number {number]. La Raza Publication Records, 1001. Chicano Studies Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Related Materials

    Ralph Arriola Papers. Chicano Studies Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles.
    Chicano Student News. Chicano Newspaper Collection. Chicano Studies Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles.
    Ben Juarez Photograph Collection.Chicano Studies Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles.
    La Raza Photograph Collection, 1000. Chicano Studies Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles.
    Los Angeles County Sheriff Department Files. Chicano Studies Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles.
    Rosalio Muñoz Papers. Chicano Studies Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles.
    Rosalio Muñoz Papers. Library Special Collections, UCLA Library.

    Scope and Contents

    This collection includes digitized issues of the La Raza newspaper and magazine that ran from 1967-1977.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Chicano movement
    East Los Angeles
    Los Angeles (Calif.)
    Mexican Americans--Civil rights--California--Los Angeles
    Mexican Americans--California--East Los Angeles--Social conditions.
    Mexican Americans--California--East Los Angeles--Politics and government.