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Finding Aid for the Magdalena Mora Scholarship Papers 1986 - 1994
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Magdalena Mora Scholarship Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1986 - 1994
    Collection number: 55
    Creator: UCLA / CSRC Women's Unit - Magdalena Mora [1955 - 1981]
    Extent: Approx. 2 linear feet
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Chicano Studies Research Center, UCLA
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1490
    Abstract: The Magdalena Mora Scholarship is made available annually to incoming, eligible, University of California Chicana / Latina students.

    This collection consists primarily of student scholarship applications and faculty evaluations between 1986 - 1989 and related papers.



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    Researchers who would like to indicate errors of fact or omissions in this finding aid can contact the research center at www.chicano.ucla.edu
    Physical location: SRLF 5970363
    Language of Material: Collection materials in English , Spanish

    Access

    Access is available by appointment for UCLA student and faculty researchers as well as independent researchers. To view the collection or any part of it, please contact the archivist at archivist@chicano.ucla.edu or the librarian at yretter@chicano.ucla.edu

    Publication Rights

    For students and faculty researchers of UCLA, all others by permission only. Copyright has not been assigned to the Chicano Studies Research Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Archivist and/or the Librarian at the Chicano Studies Research Center Library. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Magdalena Mora Scholarship Papers, 55, Chicano Studies Research Center, UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Acquisition Information

    Part of the internal papers of the Chicano Studies Research Center.

    Biography

    The daughter of a Mexican immigrant family from Michoacan, Magdalena Mora received her B.A. in economics from U.C. Berkeley. Mora was a labor organizer, scholar activist, feminist and journalist. She was co-editor of Mexican Woman in the United States: Struggles Past and Present, published by the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center. Mora was a doctoral student in the UCLA history department when she died of brain cancer in 1981. Casa Magdalena Mora at UC Berkeley is a residential learning program named in her honor.

    Scope and Content

    The Magdalena Mora Scholarship is made available annually to incoming, eligible, University of California Chicana / Latina students.

    This collection consists primarily of student scholarship applications and faculty evaluations between 1986 - 1989 and related papers.



    To Facilitate the use of all types of web browsers, accents have been omitted.



    Researchers who would like to indicate errors of fact or omissions in this finding aid can contact the archivist at archivist@chicano.ucla.edu

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Chicana scholarship
    La Raza
    Latino higher education