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Finding Aid of the La Escuela Argentina de Los Angeles records 0510
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Preferred Citation
  • Scope and Content
  • Acquisition
  • Historical Note

  • Title: La Escuela Argentina de Los Angeles records
    Collection number: 0510
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Language of Material: Spanish
    Container: 1
    Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet 1 box
    Date (inclusive): 1985-1998
    Language of Materials: Materials present in this collection are in Spanish and English.

    Conditions Governing Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF SITE. Advance notice required for access.

    Conditions Governing Use

    The collection contains published materials; researchers are reminded of the copyright restrictions imposed by publishers on reusing their articles and parts of books. It is the responsibility of researchers to acquire permission from publishers when reusing such materials. The copyright to unpublished materials belongs to the heirs of the writers. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], La Escuela Argentina de Los Angeles records, Collection no.0510, Boeckmann Center for Iberian and Latin American Studies, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Scope and Content

    Collection contains minutes of board meetings, copies of the school's room reservations with USC, newspaper clippings about the school, ephemera, and chronological files of documents from the years 1990-1995. The chronological files include correspondence and memoranda pertaining to the school's business matters, meeting minutes, financial records, and press releases.


    The La Escuela Argentina de Los Angeles Records were donated by Dr. Samuel Mark, USC's Assistant Vice President of Civic and Community Relations.

    Historical Note

    The La Escuela Argentina de Los Angeles is a non-profit organization established in March 1983. In 1986, it moved its classes to USC at the invitation of Dr. Samuel Mark, one of the University's Assistant Vice Presidents. The school offers Saturday classes for children grades K-12 on the Castilian language, the history and geography of Latin America, and Spanish and Latin American literature.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    La Escuela Argentina de Los Angeles. -- Archives
    Samuel, Mark
    Education, Bilingual--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources
    Language and languages--Study and teaching--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources
    Press releases
    Spanish language--California--Archival resources