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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 10-204

Smithsonian Institution. Latino Working Committee

Administrative Records, 1986-2004

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution. Latino Working Committee
Title: Administrative Records
Dates: 1986-2004
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 10-204
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of the administrative records which document the creation and activities of the Latino Working Committee (LWC). The LWC was established in May 1988 under the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public Service and Museums. Its purpose is to addresses issues of concern to Latino communities within the Smithsonian Institution; to foster the awareness of Latino history, arts, and culture; and to increase the participation of Latinos in evaluating and structuring the representation of Latino culture at the Smithsonian. Materials include correspondence; memoranda; project records; meeting agenda and minutes; reports; proposals; images; brochures; and clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of the administrative records which document the creation and activities of the Latino Working Committee (LWC). The LWC was established in May 1988 under the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Public Service and Museums. Its purpose is to addresses issues of concern to Latino communities within the Smithsonian Institution; to foster the awareness of Latino history, arts, and culture; and to increase the participation of Latinos in evaluating and structuring the representation of Latino culture at the Smithsonian. Materials include correspondence; memoranda; project records; meeting agenda and minutes; reports; proposals; images; brochures; and clippings. Some materials are in electronic format.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-204, Smithsonian Institution, Latino Working Committee, Administrative Records

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Container List

Box 1

Latino Working Committee (LWC) - History, 1986-1987

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LWC - Meetings and related materials, 1988

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LWC - Meetings and related materials, January-June 1989 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Meetings and related materials, July-December 1989

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Quincentenary, 1989

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Miscellaneous correspondence, 1986-1989, 1999

Box 1 of 1

LWC - 1-year assessment of its goals and activities, 1990

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Meetings and related materials, 1990

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Meetings and related materials, January-July 1991

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Meetings and related materials, August-December 1991

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Hispanic Heritage Month, 1991

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Meetings and related materials, January-May 1992 (2 folders)

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Meetings and related materials, June-December 1992

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Institute of the Americas, 1992-1993

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Task Force on Latino Issues, 1992-1994

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Group photographs, 1992

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Virgin Mary of Guadalupe, 1992

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Meetings and related materials, 1993

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Latino History Program, 1993

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Latino museums and constituencies, 1993

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Smithsonian Task Force on Latino Issues, 1993

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Meetings and related materials, 1994

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Meetings and related materials, 1995

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Projects, 1995-1998

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Meetings and member list, 1996

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Meetings and related materials, 1997

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LWC - Meetings and related materials, 1998

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LWC - Newsletter, 1998-1999, 2002 (includes electronic records)

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Letter to Secretary I. Michael Heyman, 1999

Box 1 of 1

LWC - Meetings and related materials, 1999

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LWC - Correspondence, 1999

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LWC - Meetings & Related, 2000

Box 1 of 1

Diversity Working Group, 2001-2004

Box 1 of 1

Smithsonian Heritage Months Steering Committee, 2002-2004

Box 1 of 1

Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives, 2002-2003

Box 1 of 1

Latino Network Professional Interest Committee, 2003

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