Ruben Salazar Collection


Sonoma State University
University Library, Jean & Charles Schulz Information Center
Mexican American journalists ; Salazar, Ruben (1928-1970)
Journalist Ruben Salazar wrote for the Santa Rosa Press Democrat newspaper (Sonoma County, Calif.) in the late 1950s before moving to Los Angeles. He worked for the Los Angeles Times at the time of his death during an East L.A. street demonstration, August, 1970. The collection is comprised of clippings of Salazar's news stories and includes articles about him, bibliographies, photocopies of photographs, documents, and ephemera. Pastel portrait by Rupert Garcia (1979).
Dates covered:
1955 - 2008
English; Spanish
Collection Size:
2 linear feet; 2 boxes
For more information:
Additional Information (SSU Ruben Salazar webpage)
Additional Information (SSU Library record)
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Collection policy:
By appointment