Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Latino Center
Departmental Records, 1992-2009
This accession consists of records that document the programs and administration of the Smithsonian Latino Center (SLC) whose goal it is ensure that Latino contributions to the arts, sciences, and humanities are highlighted, understood, and advanced through the development and support of public programs, research, museum collections, and educational opportunities at the Smithsonian Institution. Also included are records from when the SLC was known as the Smithsonian Center for Latino Initiatives (SCLI). Materials include correspondence, memoranda, by laws, board meeting records, strategic plans, proposals, brochures, reports, invitations, publication records, images, meeting minutes, memoranda of understanding, permissions, press releases, and clippings. Some materials are in Spanish and in electronic format.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2025; Transferring office; 10/05/2012 memorandum, Toda to Key; Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Hispanic Americans -- Ethnic identity
- Hispanic Americans -- History
- Hispanic Americans -- Social life and customs
- Hispanic Americans
- Museums -- Educational aspects
- Latin Americans
- Museum publications
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
- Electronic records
- Compact discs
- Floppy disks
- Color transparencies
- Black-and-white negatives
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 13-006, Smithsonian Latino Center, Departmental Records