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Mexican-American Baseball in Los Angeles Exhibit Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Mexican-American Baseball in Los Angeles Exhibit Collection
    Dates: 2005-2007
    Collection Number: 2011.001
    Extent: 3.5 cubic ft
    Repository: California State University, Los Angeles
    Los Angeles, California 90032-8300
    Abstract: Mexican-American Baseball in Los Angeles: From the Barrios to the Big Leagues was a collaborative event developed by the Baseball Reliquary, a Pasadena based nonprofit organization, and the John F. Kennedy Memorial Library. The project focused on the historic role that baseball played within the Mexican-American communities of Los Angeles County and the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area. In addition to the exhibition (March 26-June9, 2006), the CSULA Univeristy Library hosted a reception on April 9, 2005. The exhibition and the project moved to CSU, San Bernardino in 2008 and was renamed, The Latino Baseball History Project: The Souterhn California Experience.
    Language of Material: English


    Access is available by appointment for Cal State LA student and faculty researchers as well as independent researchers.

    Publication Rights

    Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

    Preferred Citation

    Mexican-American Baseball in Los Angeles Exhibit Collection. California State University, Los Angeles

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The bulk of the collection contains materials concerning the planning of the exhibition and the reception that preceded the opening. It also contains the course readings for the History 450 classes, oral histories, and memorabilia.

    Indexing Terms

    Caremlita Chorizo
    Baseball Reliquary Exhibit
    Francisco Balderrama
    Julian De Lao
    Rudy Regalato
    Jamie Jarin
    Barbara Madrid
    Art Velarde
    Al Padilla
    Saul Toledo
    Oral Histories