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Finding Aid for the James Tartan Film Collection 1960 - 1985
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: James Tartan Film Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1960 - 1985
    Collection number: 4
    Creator: Tartan, James 1928 - Present day
    Extent: 5 linear feet
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Chicano Studies Research Center, UCLA
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1490
    Abstract: This is a collection of director / actor Jim Tartan's public service short films. Of particular interest are his films: Murals of Aztlan and his documentary of the arts group Los Four.



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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: This collection is located at UCLA's Film and Television archive in Hollywood.
    Language of Material: Collection materials in English, Spanish

    Access

    Access for UCLA faculty and student reasearchers by prior arrangement with the UCLA Film and Television Archive. To view the collection or any part of it, please contact the CSRC at http://www.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], James Tartan Film Collection, 4, Chicano Studies Research Center, UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Acquisition Information

    Donated to the Chicano Studies Research Center by James Tartan in 2003. Deed of Gift on file at the Chicano Studies Research Center, 180 Haines Hall, UCLA.

    Biography

    James Tartan has been a staple for years as an actor in televison dramatic series as well as a producer director of short films and Public Service Announcements.

    Scope and Content

    This is a collection of director / actor Jim Tartan's public service short films. Of particular interest are his films: Murals of Aztlan and his documentary of the arts group Los Four.



    **Please note that accents have been eliminated in order to accomodate and facilitate the use of all types of web browsers.



    Researchers who would like to indicate errors of fact or omissions in this finding aid can contact the archivist at archivist@chicano.ucla.edu
    The collection is organized into the following series:
    • Series 1. Video elements
    • Series 2. Film elements

    Indexing Terms

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

    Subjects

    James Tartan
    Los Four
    Murals
    Murals of Aztlan