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William Estrada Research Collection on Dr. Ernesto Galarza (1905-1984)
GC 1345  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: William Estrada Research Collection on Dr. Ernesto Galarza (1905-1984)
    Dates: 1904-1987
    Collection Number: GC 1345
    Creator/Collector: Estrada, William D.
    Extent: (Boxes: 1 legal; 44 digital photographs)
    Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
    Abstract: Collection of photocopied papers, correspondence, and photographs pertaining to Dr. Ernesto Galarza compiled by Estrada in the course of his research; also papers on the 1987 symposium and exhibit at Occidental College honoring the achievements of Galarza. Digital photos are copies from original negatives housed at Occidental College Special Collections. The photos include family images; student life in Sacramento and at Occidental College; his professional and political work; farm workers. 1904-1987, undated
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Research is by appointment only

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder

    Preferred Citation

    William Estrada Research Collection on Dr. Ernesto Galarza (1905-1984). Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

    Biography/Administrative History

    Galarza (1905-1984) was a Mexican immigrant and a graduate of Occidental College in 1927. He wrote an autobiography "Barrio Boy" and other books and articles. He championed on behalf of farm workers.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Collection of photocopied papers, correspondence, and photographs pertaining to Dr. Ernesto Galarza compiled by Estrada in the course of his research; also papers on the 1987 symposium and exhibit at Occidental College honoring the achievements of Galarza. Digital photos are copies from original negatives housed at Occidental College Special Collections. The photos include family images; student life in Sacramento and at Occidental College; his professional and political work; farm workers. 1904-1987, undated

    Indexing Terms

    Galarza, Ernesto, 1905-1984