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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Wilmer Amina Carter papers

Identifier: SC-005

This collection documents the personal and professional life of Wilmer Amina Carter, former Assembly member representing the 62nd District in the California Assembly and retired Board member of the Rialto Unified School District. The collection primarily consists of vertical files (e.g., press clippings, computer printouts, fliers, newsletters, documents, and photographs) created and maintained by Carter documenting her life and involvement in the Inland Empire’s Black community.

Dates: circa 1980-2012, undated

Graciano Gomez papers

Identifier: SC-002
Collection Scope and Content Summary

For more than two decades, Graciano Gomez edited and published the Inland Empire Hispanic News, a newspaper focused on the Hispanic community of Southern California’s Inland Empire. This collection contains Gomez’s reference files from his time publishing the newspaper.

Dates: circa 1987-2009

Latino Baseball History Project collection

Identifier: SC-010

This collection contains photographs, memorabilia, ephemera, and other materials documenting the history of Latino/a/x baseball and softball with an emphasis on Mexican American baseball in Southern California and throughout the United States.

Dates: 1917-2019, undated; Majority of material found in 1970-2000, undated

South Colton Oral History Project collection

Identifier: SC-011
Abstract This collection contains video recordings, publications, vertical files, and other materials pertaining to the South Colton Oral History Project that documents life in South Colton, a 1.3 square-mile ethnically segregated Mexican American community within the city limits of Colton, California. Includes oral history interviews with life-long residents and prominent members of the South Colton community as well as related research materials on the history of Colton, California and surrounding...
Dates: 1939-2020, undated; Majority of material found in 2013-2017, undated