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Guide to the Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlán (MEChA) Records, University of California, Irvine AS.132
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This collection comprises the records of the University of California, Irvine (UCI) chapter of Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Atzlán (MEChA), a student organization that promotes higher education and Chicano culture. The collection contains basic organizational documents, yearly files maintained by elected officers, scrapbooks, photographs, and subject files on major topics of interest to MEChA.
Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlán (MEChA) is a national student organization that promotes Chicano education, political activism, culture, and history. One of its principal aims is to expand Chicano enrollment in and graduation from colleges. It is dedicated to socializing and politicizing students in the "ideals del movimiento" to gain self determination and fight against forces of oppression.
5.9 Linear feet (17 boxes)
Property rights and copyright reside with the University of California. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the University Archivist.
The collection is open for research.