Holly Hewlett research collection on La Casita Farms Strike
Scope and Contents
The collection contains research material compiled by Holly Hewlett, pertaining to the 1966 La Casita Farms worker strike as well as the involvement of Archbishop Robert E. Lucey of San Antonio and the Catholic Church. The collection consists primarily of photocopies of newspaper articles, photocopies of records and correspondence, three oral history interviews on cassette tape, and Hewlett’s honors thesis presentation.
- 1946 - 2000
- Majority of material found within 1965 - 1967
Conditions Governing Access
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Conditions Governing Use
May not be reproduced for publication. Materials reproduced for research may not be distributed.
Materials in our collections may be protected by copyright. Publication, transmission, or reproduction of items protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Whenever possible, accurate information about the copyright status of material is provided in the item record and/or documentation for material in the collection. The Library does not own the copyright in much of the material in its collection and is therefore unable to grant copyright permission to publish those items. It is the researcher's responsibility to determine copyright or other use restrictions and obtain proper permission when publishing or distributing materials found in these collections. Researchers must make their own assessments of rights in light of their intended use. Additional information about copyright and fair use is available via the Library's Copyright Guide at https://utrgv.libguides.com/copyright
5 Folders (Legal)
5 Cassettes (Clear plastic cases (items separated))
0.19 Linear Feet (Vertical files)
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
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- Janette Garcia. Revised by Deandra Portner.
- Revised 2018 February 6
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