History Associates to Preserve and Initiate Digital Access to the Papers of Legendary Mexican-American Civil Rights Advocate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: September 22, 2016
Contact: Anne Strong
Telephone: (301) 279-9697

History Associates is working with Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Memorial Foundation to make it easier for students, members of the community, and researchers worldwide to use the Garcia Collection.

History Associates will be working to digitize a large portion of this collection and will be assisting with the launch of a new online exhibit slated for December 2016.

Dr. Hector P. Garcia was a prominent champion of civil rights for veterans and Mexican-Americans in the late 20th century.  Before his death, he donated a large portion of his papers and memorabilia to the Special Collections and Archives Department of the Mary and Jeff Bell Library at the University.

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History Associates Archivists are working to process the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Collection.

History Associates Archivists are working to process the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Collection.

 

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For more than 35 years, History Associates Incorporated has helped clients to bring knowledge forward – use the past to inform the present and prepare for the future. The company’s historians and archivists research and write histories, create educational experiences, preserve and manage historical content, and conduct specialized historical research for corporations, government agencies, law firms, and nonprofit organizations worldwide.

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