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:
Michele M. Serros was a Chicana writer who grew up in Oxnard, California. She is best known for Chicana Falsa: And Other Stories of Death, Identity, and Oxnard and How to be a Chicana role model. The papers cover her childhood, high school work, undergraduate courses, published works, and speaking and workshop engagements. The collection also includes photographs, drawings, and her high school yearbook.

Content Description
Content Description
The Michelle M. Serros Papers include materials from her childhood, undergraduate education, and music interests. The majority of the collection documents her work as a poet, speaker, and author.

Arrangement
Arrangement
The collection is arranged into five series.

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

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
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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