Arte Público Hispanic Historical Collection: Series 2
Arte Público Hispanic Historical Collection is an archive of publications focused exclusively on U.S. Hispanic history, literature and culture from colonial times until 1960. Available in two series, Series 2 focuses on Hispanic American civil rights, religion and women’s rights from the 18th through the 20th century. Content is written, indexed and searchable in Spanish and English.
An Archive Covering Hispanic American Civil Rights, Religion and Women’s Rights
Arte Público Hispanic Historical Collection Series 2 is an archive of rare manuscripts, newspapers and books by Latino-Hispanic Americans. Rare and relevant books and newspapers – including rare anarchist newspapers – are presented in their original form.
Extensive manuscript collections of both organizations and individuals are included for viewing and are indexed for ease of search and maximum discovery. Content is written in Spanish (80%) and English (20%).
The U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage Project
Arte Público Hispanic Historical Collection draws its content from the Recovering the U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage Project, the largest national project ever to locate, preserve, and disseminate Latino-Hispanic culture of the United States in its written form.
The project functions under the direction of Dr. Nicolás Kanellos, founder and director of Arte Público Press, the oldest and largest publisher of U.S. Latino-Hispanic literature, and includes publications from all regions of the nation.
- Letters and telegrams
- Speeches and transcripts
- Literary manuscripts
- Personal records
- Meeting minutes
- Political papers
- Cultural programs and notices
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