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|Title:||Immigrant and Civil Rights Collection, 2006-2009|
|Primary Creator:||Dr. Roberto Calderón|
|Extent:||0.05 Linear Feet|
|Arrangement:||The material is ordered first alphabetically by the last name of each student. All other contents are at the end of the alphabetical listing. All folders are numbered.|
Scope and Contents of the Materials
This collection contains several compact discs, DVDs, videos, photos and newspaper clippings documenting the Immigrant Rights March held in Dallas on May 1st, 2009. The authors are students from Dr. Calderón's history classes at the University of North Texas. The subject matter mentions marches throughout Texas, including those in San Antonio and Houston, as well as mentioning the effect of similar demonstrations held across the nation during this time. The marches brought greater attention to the legalization of Mexican immigrants, who are working in the North Texas area.
Several student papers are included with this collection. Ben Compton, Hope Dickens, Nicolas Escobar, Nikola Gardner, Matt Griffeth, Edward Martinez, Jai Jai Porter-Diehl, Todd Shaffer, Andrew Teeter, Brooke Vinson and Nicholas Webber wrote essays for this collection.
Many of the newspaper articles are from April of 2006.
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|Acquisition Source:||Dr. Roberto Calderon|
|Preferred Citation:||Immigrant and Civil Rights Collection, University of North Texas Special Collections|
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Box and Folder Listing
Contains the DVD-R documentation of the Mega March and an essay by Simon Cardoza.
Contains a CD and essay by Ben Compton documenting the events at the 2009 May Day March.
Contains a CD of photographs and an essay by Hope Dickens documenting the events at the May Day March of 2009.
Contains a CD and an essay documenting the events of the May Day March in Dallas in 2009.
Contains a CD and an essay by Nikola Gardner documenting the events of the May Day March in Dallas in 2009.
Contains a CD and an essay by Matt Griffeth documenting the events of May Day 2009.
Contains a USB Drive and an essay by Edward Martinez documenting the events of the May 1st March in Dallas. Several interviews are conducted.
Contains a DVD and an essay by Jai Jai Porter-Diehl documenting the events of May Day 2009 in Dallas.
Contains an essay entitled "The Mega Essay: My Day in the Future" and two CDs documenting the Mega March in Dallas. Todd Shaffer wrote the essay and documented the March.
Contains a DVD and an essay by Andrew Teeter documenting the events of May Day 2009 in Dallas.
Contains a DVD-R of the May Day Immigrant Rights March along with research material by Brooke Vinson.
Contains a CD and an essay by Nicholas Webber documenting the events of May Day 2009 in Dallas.
Contains newspaper articles and clippings from 2006. These clippings are from papers in San Antonio, Houston and other areas.
Contains an article about Dr. Roberto Calderón from the NT Daily.
Contains negatives and photo prints of the 2006 Immigrant Rights March. Contains a small audio tape with interviews. A CD is included with a PowerPoint presentation about the March along with notes about the Immigration Bill. Some or all of the material was put together by Will Ogletree.