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Angelica Tovar Collection of Mexican-American Democrats Records

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll.-61

Angelica Tovar was a political figure who was influential to the organization of the Mexican American Democrats and LULAC. She was an active member in Mexican American politics for the Democratic party in Corpus Christi


  • 1974-1993

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Physical Description

Fragile Documents

Conditions Governing Access

No Restrictions

Conditions Governing Use

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Collection is organized into five series:

I. Mexican American Democrat Scrapbooks II. LULAC Scrapbook III. Mexican American Democrat Records IV. Photographs V. Awards, Plaques, and Recognition

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Mrs. Angelica Tovar on November 12, 1993 donated clippings, photographs, minutes of meetings, correspondence, organizational records, plaques, brochures, programs, and other historical documents to Special Collections and Archives at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Related Materials

Sonia Trevino collection of Corpus Christi Mexican-American Democrats Records, Gus Mejia Collection of Mexican American Democrats Records, TAMU-CC Special Collections Mexican American Democrats Collection Irene Peña Cipriano Collection

Physical Description

Fragile Documents

Processing Information

Nicholas Figueroa processed this collection and created the accompanying finding aid

Guide to Angelica Tovar Collection of Mexican-American Democrats Records
In Progress
Nicholas Figueroa
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Language of description note
English; Spanish
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives, Mary and Jeff Bell Library, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Repository

6300 Ocean Dr.
Unit 5702
Corpus Christi TX 78412 United States
361-825-5973 (Fax)