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Community Service Organization: History Project records, 1997-2009. M1669
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  • Historical Note
  • Acquisition Information
  • Access to Collection
  • Scope and Content
  • Preferred Citation
  • Publication Rights
  • Processing Note

  • Title: Community Service Organization. History Project records
    Identifier/Call Number: M1669
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 9.0 Linear feet
    Date (inclusive): 1997-2009
    Abstract: 15 oral history interviews : 13 DVDs, 2005-2009; Fred Ross memorial : 2 DVDs, 1992; "The Leadership Lessons of the CSO" : 3 DVDs. Files pertaining to the history project, 1997-2009.
    Physical Location: Special Collections and University Archives materials are stored offsite and must be paged 36-48 hours in advance. For more information on paging collections, see the department's website: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html.

    Historical Note

    The Community Service Organization was an important California Latino civil rights organization, most famous for training Cesar Chavez. It was founded in 1948 by Fred Ross and Edward Roybal and was a source of political support for Roybal during his long political career.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchased, 2009. Accession 2009-081.

    Access to Collection

    Open for research. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

    Scope and Content

    15 oral history interviews : 13 DVDs, 2005-2009; Fred Ross memorial : 2 DVDs, 1992; "The Leadership Lessons of the CSO" : 3 DVDs. Files pertaining to the history project, 1997-2009.

    Preferred Citation

    Community Service Organization. History Project records. M1669. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Publication Rights

    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
    Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Processing Note

    Processed by Christy Smith.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Acuña, Jorge
    Carillo, Eliseo