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National Network of Hispanic Women archives
CEMA 54  
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Description
The National Network of Hispanic Women was a non-profit corporation founded in 1980 dedicated to the identification and advancement of Hispanic women for positions of leadership in the public and private sectors. This organization was founded by Sylvia Castillo, the chair of NNHW and editor of Intercambios Femeniles, a publication branch under the organization. Included in this collection are 97 Boxes containing organizational records, correspondence files, photographs, publications, and ephemera.
Background
The National Network of Hispanic Women (NNHW), was a national resource center that linked professional women with one another providing role models for young Hispanics.
Extent
42.92 linear feet (93 document boxes, 1 half-size document box, 1 photograph album, 1 flat-oversized box, and 1 shoebox)
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Research Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.
Availability
The collection is open for research. A portion of the collection is stored offsite. Advance notice is required for retrieval.