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Westminster Unified School District records

 Collection — Container: Mendez v. Westminster Box 2, Folder: 10-14
Identifier: 2009-035-r

Scope and Contents

This collection contains copies of Westminster School District board meeting minutes, copies of legal documents, three Westminster Elementary school class photographs, commemorative stamps and stamp memorabilia.

A highlight of this series is a copy of the petition submitted to the school district on September 8, 1944 calling for an end to racial segregation in the district.

Dates

  • 1944 – 2007
  • Majority of material found within 1944 – 1947

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions. For further copyright information, please contact the archivist.

Extent

.125 Linear Feet (5 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

This collection contains Westminster School District board meeting minutes, Westminster Elementary school class photographs, other documents, commemorative stamps and stamp memorabilia.

Physical Location

Leatherby Libraries, Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Westminster Unified School District; donated by Trish Montgomery on behalf of WUSD.
Title
Finding Aid for the Westminster Unified School District records
Status
Completed
Author
Lauren Abel
Date
2/27/2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Leatherby Libraries Repository

Contact:
Chapman University
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Orange 92866 USA US