Guide to Lopez v. Monterey County : photocopies of court case research documenting historical discrimination against Mexicans in Monterey County, California, 1855-1991

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Guide to Lopez v. Monterey County : photocopies of court case research documenting historical discrimination against Mexicans in Monterey County, California, 1855-1991

Collection number: M0944

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
1997
Encoded by:
Steven Mandeville-Gamble
© 1999 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Lopez v. Monterey County : photocopies of court case research documenting historical discrimination against Mexicans in Monterey County, California,
Date (inclusive): 1855-1991
Collection number: Special Collections M0944
Creator: Avila, Joaquin G., collector.
Extent: 21 linear ft. (56 v. + 2 v. table of contents)
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

None.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Provenance

Purchased, 1997.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Lopez v. Monterey County : photocopies of court case research documenting historical discrimination against Mexicans in Monterey County, California, M0944, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Scope and Content

The photocopies are grouped according to various subjects, the articles are also arranged chronologically, each with a cover-sheet summary of relevance to the case. Subjects covered include crime, jury selection, civil law suits, education, elections, appointments, employment, health, housing, socioeconomics, acquisition of California land grants, clubs, organizations, crime, cultural arts, events, religion, immigration, military, obituaries, accidents, etc.

Access Terms

Law--California--Monterey County--History.
Lopez v. Monterey County
Mexican Americans--Discrimination--Monterey County (Calif.)
Mexican Americans--Legal status, laws, etc.--History.
Mexicans--Monterey County (Calif.)--History.
Monterey County (Calif.)--History.


Container List

Box 1, Index 1

Table of Contents

Box 1, Index 2

Table of Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits 1855-1874

Box 1, Folder 2

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits, 1875-1878

Box 1, Folder 3

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits, 1879-1909

Box 2, Folder 4

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits, 1910-1941

Box 2, Folder 5

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits, 1942-1944

Box 2, Folder 6

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits, 1944

Box 2, Folder 7

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits, 1944-1945

Box 3, Folder 8

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits, 1945

Box 3, Folder 9

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits, 1949-1952

Box 3, Folder 10

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits, 1949-1952

Box 3, Folder 11

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits, 1952-1953

Box 4, Folder 12

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits, 1953-1979

Box 4, Folder 13

Crime/Jury Selection/Civil Law Suits, 1980-1991

Box 4, Folder 14

Education, 1875-1974

Box 4, Folder 15

Education, 1875-1981

Box 5, Folder 16

Education, 1982-1991

Box 5, Folder 17

Elections/Appointments, 1855-1973

Box 5, Folder 18

Elections/Appointments, 1874-1875

Box 5, Folder 19

Elections/Appointments, 1876-1877

Box 6, Folder 20

Elections/Appointments, 1878-1880

Box 6, Folder 21

Elections/Appointments, 1882-1909

Box 6, Folder 22

Elections/Appointments, 1910-1938

Box 6, Folder 23

Elections/Appointments, 1939-1944

Box 7, Folder 24

Elections/Appointments, 1944-1946

Box 7, Folder 25

Elections/Appointments, 1946-1947

Box 7, Folder 26

Elections/Appointments, 1947-1951

Box 7, Folder 27

Elections/Appointments, 1952

Box 8, Folder 28

Elections/Appointments, 1953-1958

Box 8, Folder 29

Elections/Appointments, 1958-1968

Box 8, Folder 30

Elections/Appointments, 1969-1981

Box 8, Folder 31

Elections/Appointments, 1982-1996

Box 9, Folder 32

Employment, 1869-1942

Box 9, Folder 33

Employment, 1942-1944

Box 9, Folder 34

Employment, 1945-1947

Box 9, Folder 35

Employment, 1947-1952

Box 10, Folder 36

Employment, 1952-1962

Box 10, Folder 37

Employment, 1963-1970

Box 10, Folder 38

Employment, 1970-1979

Box 10, Folder 39

Employment, 1980-1991

Box 11, Folder 40

Health 1968-1991

Box 11, Folder 41

Housing, 1891-1947

Box 11, Folder 42

Housing, 1947-1951

Box 11, Folder 43

Housing, 1952-1966

Box 12, Folder 44

Housing, 1967-1991

Box 12, Folder 45

Socioeconomic 1872-1991

Box 12, Folder 46

Acquisition of California/Land/Grants, 1875-1938

Box 12, Folder 47

Acquisition of California/Land/Grants, 1938-1943

Box 13, Folder 48

Acquisition of California/Land/Grants, 1944-1979

Box 13, Folder 49

Clubs/Organizations; Crime 1969-1981

Box 13, Folder 50

Cultural Arts/Events/Religion 1855-1952

Box 13, Folder 51

Miscellaneous 1953-1989

Box 14, Folder 52

Immigration 1855-1975

Box 14, Folder 53

Mexico/South America 1870-1966

Box 14, Folder 54

Military 1875-1969

Box 14, Folder 55

Obituaries/Accidents 1870-1963

Box 14, Folder 56

Other Race and Ethnicity 1871-1969