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Alberto Flores collection on the Michigan Hispanic Senior Citizens Coalition (MHSCC) and other Latino organizations

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 468 large

Scope and Contents

The Alberto Flores collection on the Michigan Hispanic Senior Citizens Coalition (MHSCC) contains correspondence, meeting notes and agendas, photos, news clips, and fliers from Flores’ work with the Michigan Hispanic Senior Citizens Coalition (MHSCC). Series I has been inventoried as of 2016. Series II is part of a growing collection and was added in 2017.

Dates

  • 1977 - 2003

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The 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

Alberto Flores was born and raised in Bay City Michigan and retired from a career in community service in which he worked for nonprofit organizations and state government, lastly as Director of Community Relations for the Michigan Civil Rights Commission. He was a co-founder of the MHSCC as well as other Chicano and Latino advocacy organizations in mid-Michigan including the Bay County American GI Forum. The national AGIF is a congressionally chartered Latino veterans and civil rights organization. The MHSCC was an advocacy organization for Latino senior citizens and organizations servicing the Latino aged in the State of Michigan.

Extent

1 Linear Feet ( 1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

Arranged into the following series: I. Michigan Hispanic Senior Citizens Coalition papers. II. Hispanic Association of State Employees [of Michigan]

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Alberto Flores in 2015 with Series II added in 2017.

Accruals

Future accruals expected.

General

This collection is part of the José F. Treviño Chicano/Latino Activism Collection.

Processing Information

Processed by Diana Rivera in July 2015
Title
Alberto Flores collection on the Michigan Hispanic Senior Citizens Coalition (MHSCC)
Status
4 Published And Cataloged
Author
Diana Rivera
Date
2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

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

Contact:
MSU Libraries
366 W. Circle Drive
East Lansing MI 48823 USA