Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Records on the Investigation of the Homicide of Ruben Salazar
Abstract The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Records on the Investigation of the Homicide of Ruben Salazar contain documents maintained by the Sheriff’s Department for more than forty years pertaining to preparations for, and responses to, the National Chicano Moratorium march and rally, among the largest anti-Vietnam War protests in Los Angeles, held on August, 29, 1970, in East Los Angeles. Also documented is the tragic aftermath--the ensuing riot, significant damages, complaints about the...
Dates: 1970-1974, 1998, 2011, 2012 (bulk 1970 to 1971)
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.