Activism Against Discrimination Towards Spanish Speakers in 20th Century America

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Title

Activism Against Discrimination Towards Spanish Speakers in 20th Century America

Subject

Mexican American Activism and Advocacy

Description

This collection presents the discourse between white and non white activists in America who published works, participated in conferences, and dealt with court cases pertaining to racial discrimination in labor, education, healthcare, gender, and government policy.

Creator

Poonum Mehta

Date

1910s to 1990s

Language

English

Type

Manuscripts

Coverage

1910s to 1990s

Format

JPG

Rights

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Source

Dolph Briscoe Center for American History and LLILAS Benson Latin American Collection

Relation

Saunders, Lyle. Draft of Speech “A Suggestion for Attacking Ethnic
Discrimination” (1950), Box 3W106, Folder 2, Good Neighbor Commission
Records 1949-1950. Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

Sanchez, George I. “The Default of Leadership” (1950), Box 3W106, Folder 2,
Good Neighbor Commission Records, 1949-1950. Briscoe Center for
American History, University of Texas at Austin.

English version of “Outline History of the Good Neighbor Commission of Texas”
(1950) Box 3W106, Folder 2, Good Neighbor Commission Records,
1949-1950. Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

Collection Items

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George I. Sanchez January 23-25, 1950
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Texas Good Neighbor Commission members 1949-1950
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Texas Governor Allan Shivers 1950
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The Chicana Research and Learning Center 1977
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J.J. Kilpatrick July 22nd, 1919
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Texas. Legislature - The Joint Committee to Investigate the Texas State Ranger Force February 3, 1919
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Esperanza Peace & Justice Center 2015
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