Salazar (Ruben) papers Edit




  • 1920s-2008 (Creation)


  • 30 Linear Feet (Whole)
    10 bins, 10 binders and miscellaneous other items unboxed on receipt

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  • Abstract

    The Ruben Salazar papers include personal and professional materials that document the late journalist’s life from his birth in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, in 1928, to his 1970 death in Los Angeles during the National Chicano Moratorium march in East Los Angeles. The collection contains photographs and correspondence, clippings and draft manuscripts of stories, and cards and letters from his supporters, awards and realia.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Boeckmann Center Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

  • Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], Ruben Salazar papers, Collection no. 0547, Boeckmann Center for Iberian & Latin American Studies, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California