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Collection on Race, Ethnicity and Student Activism
UA 133  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing History
  • Collection Scope and Contents
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Acquisition Information
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Collection on Race, Ethnicity and Student Activism
    Date (inclusive): 1966-1969
    Collection Number: UA 133
    Extent: 0.42 linear feet (1 document case)
    Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Abstract: This collection contains programs, newspaper clippings, fliers, posters, and other materials related to race and ethnicity both on and off the UC Riverside campus in the late 1960s. Topics addressed in the collection include information on ethnic studies, African American students, Mexican American students, protests, and related campus events. The collection also includes materials related to events and issues that happened off campus, such as housing discimination, farm worker strikes, and elections.
    Languages: The collection is in English.

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright Unknown: Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction, and/or commercial use, of some materials may be restricted by gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing agreement(s), and/or trademark rights. Distribution or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. To the extent other restrictions apply, permission for distribution or reproduction from the applicable rights holder is also required. Responsibility for obtaining permissions, and for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], [date if possible]. University of California, Riverside, Collection on Race, Ethnicity and Student Activism (UA 133). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Processing History

    Processed by Carlota Ramirez 2017.
    Processing of the University of California, Riverside Collection on Race, Ethnicity and Student Activism was completed by undergraduate students from the University of California, Riverside as part of the Special Collections & University Archives Backlog Processing Project started in 2015. This project was funded by the UCR Library and administered by Jessica Geiser, Collections Management Librarian.

    Collection Scope and Contents

    This collection contains programs, newspaper clippings, fliers, posters, and other materials related to race and ethnicity both on and off the UC Riverside campus in the late 1960s. Topics addressed in the collection include information on ethnic studies, African American students, Mexican American students, protests, and related campus events. The collection also includes materials related to events and issues that happened off campus, such as housing discimination, farm worker strikes, and elections.

    Collection Arrangement

    This collection is arranged into the following two series:
    1. Series 1. Campus Issues and Events, 1968-1969
    2. Series 2. Off Campus Issues and Events, 1966-1969

    Acquisition Information

    The provenance of this collection is unknown. It may have been created by library staff who collected these documents from a variety of sources.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    University of California, Riverside
    African American students
    Civil rights
    Discrimination in higher education
    Mexican American students
    Minorities -- Education (Higher)
    Ethnicity
    Race
    Student movements
    Labor
    Grape Strike, Calif., 1965-1970
    Discrimination in housing

    Genres and Forms of Materials

    Clippings (information artifacts)
    Fliers (printed matter)
    Posters