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Jesus "Chuy" Garcia for Chicago Mayor campaign collection

Identifier: MSS 465

Scope and Contents

The Jesus "Chuy" Garcia for Chicago mayor campaign collection contains of materials documenting Garcia’s broad appeal to the Chicago community. Included are yard signs, posters, campaign buttons, flyers and miscellaneous print material as well as issues from The Reader, The Austin Voice and The Chicago Tribune.


  • Creation: 2015

Language of Materials

Materials are mostly are in English, but also in Spanish and Urdu.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

The material is stored off site. Please request 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

Jesus Garcia is an American politician from Chicago Illinois. As a candidate for the 2015 Chicago mayoral race, Garcia, aka “Chuy”, finished second to incumbent Rahm Emanuel with a subsequent runoff election which Emanuel won.


1 Linear Feet (1 box)


In numerical order in flat file folder; buttons removed to the Boycott and other Latino Campaign Buttons collection (E184 M5 B85 1936 vol. 3)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was purchased in September 2015.

Processing Information

Diana Rivera and Devon Davidoski processed this collection in 2015. Lydia Tang imported the finding aid into the database in 2019.

Finding Aid for the Jesus "Chuy" Garcia for Chicago Mayor Campaign collection
4 Published And Cataloged
Lydia Tang and Diana Rivera
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Repository Details

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

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