Adelante Mujer, Inc. Records
Scope and Contents
Collection contains correspondence, programs, lists, minutes, financial records, reports, workshop materials, awards, planning materials, rosters, memos, audio tape, VHS video cassettes documenting the organization's activities, workshops, and conferences (1980-2005).
Language of Materials
Material is in English and Spanish.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.
Biographical / Historical
Adelante Mujer, Inc. is a Colo. registered nonprofit organization that began as a movement in 1979. This movement was designed to help Latina women gain entry and succeed in mainstream education, employment and economic systems, while retaining their cultural values. Leaders of this movement organized statewide bi-annual conferences that provided a forum where Latinas from diverse backgrounds could share their experiences and gain insights from experts in the areas of cultural leadership, education, employment, and job training.
4 Boxes (3.5 linear feet)
2 audiovisual boxes
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Dolores Martinez, 2012.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
Collection incorporates former collections:
- Adelante Mujer, Inc. (Denver, Colo.) -- Archives.
- Hispanic American women -- Colorado -- Societies and clubs. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Nonprofit organizations -- Hispanic Americans -- Women -- Colorado. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Records (documents) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- VHS Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
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