Arturo Casares Papers

collection

Arturo Casares Papers

Campus:
San Diego State University
Library:
Library and Information Access
Subject(s):
Chicano movement--California ; Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan de U.C.S.B. ; San Diego State University. Chicana and Chicano Studies ; United Farm Workers of America
Description:
Arturo Casares attended San Diego State University in the late 1960s and early 1970s. He was active in the Mexican American Youth Association (MAYA), an activist Chicano group, and later in the Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan (MEChA), and later founded Barrio Station, an outreach center for low-income Mexican-American families, which still exists today.The Arturo Casares Papers (1968-2008) document the establishment of Barrio Station and Casares' involvement in the Chicano Movement, including the UFW grape strike and the Chicano Moratorium.
Dates covered:
1968-2008
Language(s):
English; Spanish
Collection Size:
0.42 linear feet
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Citation Sample:
Identification of item, folder title, box number, Arturo Casares Papers 1968-2008, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.
Collection policy:
This collection is open for research. The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have been transferred to San Diego State University. Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder.