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Dominguez (Francisco) collection
MSS 2011/37  
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Description
Contains original photographs and posters created by Sacramento-based photographer Francisco J. Dominguez. Includes 35 unframed black-and-white photographs, 1 framed black-and-white photograph, and 13 unframed color posters featuring Dominguez's photography. Dominguez's work alludes to the cultural environment of Chicano history and culture, anti-war movements, indigenous and immigrant rights, and social justice.
Background
Francisco J. Dominguez is a Sacramento-based photographer, artist, and art educator. His photographs and portraits allude to the cultural environment of Chicano history and culture, anti-war movements, indigenous and immigrant rights, and social justice. Dominguez's work has brought attention to the injustices on the Mexico/US border and the struggles of immigrating or displaced people. Dominguez works primarily with infrared-sensitive film and black-and-white photography. He also creates original posters by incorporating his photographs with other design elements and text. Dominguez has participated in many exhibitions in the Sacramento area and California.
Extent
7 Linear Feet (2 oversized boxes, 2 flat file folders)
Availability
Copyright is protected by the copyright law, Chapter 17 of the U.S. Code. Requests for permission to publish, quote, or reproduce from collections must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Department of Special Collections and University Archives. Permission for publication is given on the behalf of the Department of Special Collections and University Archives, The Library, California State University, Sacramento as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.