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Ruben Salazar papers

Collection no.:
0547

Description:
The Ruben Salazar papers include personal and professional materials that document the late journalist’s life from his birth in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, in 1928, to his 1970 death in Los Angeles during the National Chicano Moratorium march in East Los Angeles. The collection contains photographs and correspondence, clippings and draft manuscripts of stories, and cards and letters from his supporters, awards and realia.

Dates:
1920s-2008

Extent:
30.0 Linear feet
10 bins, 10 binders and miscellaneous other items unboxed on receipt

Language(s):
English

Subject(s):
Journalism
Mexican Americans--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources
National Chicano Moratorium

Genre(s):
Correspondence
Newspapers
Photographs
Realia

Personal Name(s):
Chandler, Otis, 1927-2006 -- Archives
Salazar, Ruben, 1928-1970 -- Archives

Conditions governing access:
Advance notice required for access.

Preferred citation:
[Box/folder# or item name], Ruben Salazar papers, Collection no. 0547, Boeckmann Center for Iberian & Latin American Studies, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

Record date:
2011

Contact Information:
USC Libraries Special Collections
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu