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Mexican American arts

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Jesus Cantu Medel - Museo Guadalupe Aztlan Collection

Identifier:  MSS 0467
Scope and Contents

This collection contains the organizational records of the Museo Guadalupe Aztlan and the personal memoirs of Jesus Cantu Medel, Founder and Director of Museo Guadalupe Aztlan. A large portion of this collection includes the program planning notes and flyers for the Museo’s signature events: the Cine Cuauhtemoc Pan American Film Festival, Dia de los Muertos Annual Celebration, Raza Youth Conference, and Sembradores de Aztlan Oral History Project.

Dates: Other: 1980 - 2017; Majority of material found in 1994-2016

Sarah Cortez Collection

Identifier: MSS 1396
Content Description This collection consists of 6 boxes of Sarah Cortez' writing, including poetry, stories, journal articles, newspaper clippings, publications, published books, her master's thesis, as well as her personal correspondence from the 1970s to the 2000s. Many of her works reflect her experiences a a police woman in Houston, Texas. A significant portion of the personal correspondence is between Sarah Corez and Susan H. (Lee) Klimczak. Also included in the collection are photographs of Sarah Cortez...
Dates: 1979-2001; Majority of material found within 1990-2000
African American History Research Center
Houston Public Library
1300 Victor Street
Houston, Texas 77019
Houston History Research Center
Houston Public Library
550 McKinney St.
Houston, Texas 77002