Michele M. Serros Papers

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1481
Creators:
Serros, Michele M.
Magana, Antonio
Dates:
1968-2012
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
4 Cubic feet
2 boxes, 3 folders
Repository:
The collection documents the life and work of author and poet Michele Serros.

Content Description
Content Description
The collection documents the life and work of author and poet Michele Serros. The collection covers her childhood and early life, including her school years and her work as a poet, speaker and author. Included are papers from her early education, including school papers, essays, and a "slam book". The collection also documents her high school and college years, including syllabi, test papers, research papers, essays, class notes, etc. Also included are drafts and notes for her later writings, including her poetry book entitled Chicana Falsa, loose sheets of poetry or drafts of poetry, a script for the George Lopez Show, some business records relating to her books, newsletters, notes and notebooks, letters including fan mail, and zines from her college years. Additionally, the collection includes her very large collection of rock music, punk music and other posters, some dating back to the Psychedelic era, but mostly on Latino subjects.

Arrangement
Arrangement
The collection is arranged into one series.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated to the Archives Center in 2019 by Antonio Magano.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation
Michele M. Serros Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Authors, Latin American Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Business records -- 1950-2000 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Essays Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fan mail Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Letters (correspondence) -- 20th century. Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Newsletters -- 1950-2000 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Notebooks Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Notes Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Poetry Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Poets Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Poets, Latin American Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Posters -- 1950-2000 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Syllabi Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Television scripts Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Writings -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women authors, Latin American Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zines Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Magana, Antonio Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives