Program Records,
1994-1999

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 02-131
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary, Counselor to the Secretary for Community Affairs and Special Projects
Dates:
1994-1999
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists primarily of records documenting the administrative activities of Miguel A. Bretos as Counselor to the Secretary for Latino Affairs, 1994-1995, and Counselor to the Secretary for Community Affairs and Special Projects, 1995-1998. A few records relate to American Endeavors, which was not under the Counselor's purview.
Materials include correspondence, memoranda, agendas, minutes, meeting files, committee records, program initiatives, professional activities files, grant proposals, event records, reports, exhibition records, subject files, reference files, and related materials. Of particular note are records relating to the response to "Willful Neglect: the Smithsonian Institution and U.S. Latinos"; communication with various Latino institutions; work of Latino Oversight Committee et al.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-131, Smithsonian Institution, Office of the Secretary, Counselor to the Secretary for Community Affairs and Special Projects, Program Records
Use Restriction
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2015; Transferring office; 3/6/2002 memorandum, Alers to Scott; Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Bretos, Miguel A. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Counselor to the Secretary for Latino Affairs Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Latino Oversight Committee. Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Latin Americans -- United States Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brochures Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clippings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuscripts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pamphlets Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Black-and-white photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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