Front page of Voz Fronteriza, February 1977. Founded in 1975, this quarterly Chicana/o student newspaper is an official campus print media of the University of California, San Diego. The cover show a group of people protesting the Bakke decision, an important Supreme Court ruling on affirmative action. Rodolfo Acuña Papers. Latino Cultural Heritage Digital Archives.
Campus Print, Action Rodolfo, Bakke Decision, Acuña Papers, California San, Digital, Collections, 1977 Founded
Thank-you card from Diana, a Santa Isabel Elementary School student, to the Mothers of East Los Angeles for a donation of books. Juana Beatriz Gutiérrez Mothers of East Los Angeles (MELA) Collection. Latino Archives.
Collection Latino, Card, Elementary Schools, Digital Collections
On November 4, 1968, members of the Black Student Union (BSU) and other disgruntled students of SFVSC took over the fifth floor of the Administration Building. Their goal was to air and resolve grievances that they had with the faculty and administration of the college. This is the list of demands that the BSU made to the college at that time. Campus Unrest Collection.
Student Union, Floor, College, Black Student, Students' Union, Unrest Collection, Digital Collections, Disgruntled Students
Red car on Canoga Park Route
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Red Car on Canoga Park route, circa 1952. From the collection of Jim Walker, The Museum of the San Fernando Valley.
Red car on Canoga Park route.
In 1978, ten years after the East Los Angeles Student Walkouts (also known as the "Blowouts"), Frank del Olmo interviewed key participants to see if they thought things had changed a decade later. This page of one of his many notebooks from this time reads "Gotten lot of concessions but hard for me to call it complete victory…" Frank del Olmo Papers.
Student Walkouts, Angeles Student, Olmo Papers, Thought Things, Interviewed Key, Key Participants
The West Coast Magazine "Official Fiesta Programme" April-May 1907. The bi-monthly magazine, of which John Steven McGroarty was editor from 1906 to 1914, was published in Los Angeles by Grafton Company Publishers. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.
Company Publishers, Fernando, Valley, Digital Collections
The United Farm Workers (UFW) published the monthly magazine Food and Justice to keep its members and other interested parties up to date with issues important to the Farm Workers movement. The July 1988 issue (Volume 5, Number 5) featured a story on supermarket boycotts and an article about Cesar Chavez's latest fast, which began on July 16, 1988. Millie Moser Smith Papers.
Chavez S Latest, 1988 Millie, Food, July 16, Cesar Chavez S, 1988 Issue, United Farm Workers, Global Comm Unity
Daily Sundial, April 25, 1985. Students stage a sleep-in urging the divestment of CSUN Foundation funds from South Africa in protest of the apartheid system. California State University, Northridge, Department of Journalism. CSUN University Digital Archives.
Internet Site, Students Stage, Website, 1985 Students, Web Site
Elect Dr. Julian Nava handout. In 1966 a coalition was formed with its goal the election of the first Mexican-American to the Los Angeles Board of Education. This handbill from the 1967 election gives Nava's platform as well as the names of those individuals and organizations that supported him. Julian Nava Collection. Latino Cultural Heritage Digital Archives.
Digital Archives, Collection Latino, 1967 Election, Angeles Board, Digital Collections
"this is what power lines used to look like..they had the glass insulators"
Childhood Memories, Aqua Blue, Teal Aqua, Living Room, Fine Art, Glass Insulators, Vintage Power
"this is what power lines used to look like..they had the glass insulators" Have some of these insulators Grandpa gave us he use to work for the phone company beside farming back in the days!
"this is what power lines used to look like..they had the glass insulators"--except for the 80+ year old metal-framed power poles between Bell & Maywood, CA, along the RR tracks (recently replaced with wood for some reason)
Childhood Memories •~• this is what power lines used to look like... they had the glass insulators
This is what power lines used to look like. They had the glass insulators on top.
1950's telephone poles with glass insulators
Vintage power line with glass insulators.
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Letter from Cesar Chavez to Julian Nava, May 11, 1971. Nava and Chavez worked together throughout their careers. In 1967, Chavez, then president of the National Farm Workers Association (later the United Farm Workers), assisted Nava in his candidacy for the Los Angeles Board of Education. In this letter, Chavez thanks Nava for writing a letter to Congressman Barry Morris Goldwater, Jr., the son of Senator Barry Goldwater. Julian Nava Collection. Latino Cultural Heritage Digital Archives.
Distinguished Career, A Letter, U.S. Presidents, 1967 Chavez, Its, Angeles Diez, Angeles Board, Assisted Nava, Doctoral Students
In this letter, Cesar Chavez thanks Julian Nava for writing a letter to Congressman Barry Morris Goldwater, Jr. during his campaign for the Los Angeles Board of Education. Julian Nava, a graduate of Pomona College, was one of the first Mexican-American doctoral students at Harvard University. He went on to have a distinguished career as professor of history at California State University, Northridge, and served as United States Ambassador to Mexico from 1980 to 1981. Julian Nava Collection.
Vintage Map?: California as an island ? From an old map, created when California was believed to be an island.
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California as an island From an old map, created when California was believed to be an island, de style is interesant voor de kaart die wij gaan maken. sociaal.
California as an island -from an old map, created when California was believed to be an island. Awesome!
California as an island From an old map, created when California was believed to be an island. I saw one like this when I was on vacation once. It's always interesting to find maps that weren't drawn correctly.
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California as an island. From an old map, created when California was an island... ATLantis
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I loved to roller skate and ice skate when I was little. I remember ice skating at Topanga Plaza at the ice rink.