Immigrant and Civil Rights Collection, 2006-2009Add to your cart.

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Collection Overview

Title: Immigrant and Civil Rights Collection, 2006-2009Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates: 2009
ID: 01/ AR008
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.
Date Acquired: 00/00/2008

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.

Access Information

Access Restrictions:

This collection is not restricted.

Use Restrictions:

Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Archives and Rare Books department. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Physical Access Note:

This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.

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Administrative Information

Repository: Manuscripts
Acquisition Source: Dr. Roberto Calderon
Acquisition Method: Gift
Preferred Citation: Immigrant and Civil Rights Collection, University of North Texas Special Collections


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