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David Khilji papers

Identifier: MSS 348 large

Scope and Contents

This David Khilji Papers​ ​(1999-2001)​ ​relate to Khilji’s interest in campus political activities. Of particular note is the folder on the construction of a memorial fountain at EMU honoring union labor organizer and President of the United Farm Workers, Cesar E. Chavez.


  • Creation: 1999-2001

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

The material is stored offsite in Remote Storage. Please contact Special Collections 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the authors of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. For photocopy and duplication requests, please contact the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries.

Biographical / Historical

As a student, David Khilji was a political activist at Eastern Michigan University and at Michigan State University. His political interests were broad and he was involved with Native American issues, Middle Eastern issues and Chicano and Latino issues. Khilji was born, raised and educated in the Detroit area. He was active in university Latino and Chicano organizations. He was a member of the Latino Student Association (LSA) at Eastern Michigan University (EMU) where he graduated in 2006. He was also a member of MEXA (Movimiento Estudiantil Xicano de Aztlán) at Michigan State University from 1999-2001 and a member of the grass roots non-profit organization, Xicano Development Center (XDC) in Lansing, Michigan.


.3 Linear Feet (1 box (7 folders)) ; 27 x 14 x 32 cm.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The materials were donated to Michigan State University by David Khilji in 2010.


This collection is part of the José Treviño Chicano/Latino Activism Collections at MSU.

Processing Information

Processed by Diana Rivera in 2011.

Finding Aid for the David Khilji papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Stephen O. Murray and Keelung Hong Special Collections Repository

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