Scope and Contents
Copied newspaper articles, telegrams from civil-rights groups, and more recent scholarly articles dealing with the 1968 Edcouch-Elsa student walkouts, where Mexican-American students left class to protest unequal education and treatment.
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Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
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