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Collection Overview

Collector:
Princeton University. Library and Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Human Rights in Argentina, III
Repository:
Latin American Ephemera Collections
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/gx41mh89w
Dates:
1978-2004
Size:
3 boxes and 2 linear feet
Storage Note:
review: Boxes 1-3; 001; 002; 003
Language:
Spanish; Castilian

Abstract

This collection contains pamphlets, flyers, and serials pertaining to human rights in Argentina. Most of the materials are about human rights abuses that took place during the 1976-1983 military dictatorship. Other materials have to do with a broader understanding of human rights that includes issues such as discrimination, police brutality, and the rights of children, immigrants, consumers, and workers. The majority of the ephemera was published by non-governmental human rights activist groups in Argentina between the early 1990s and 2004.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

This collection contains pamphlets, flyers, serials and small monographs pertaining to human rights in Argentina. Most of the materials are about human rights abuses that took place during the 1976-1983 military dictatorship. Long standing issues and organizations that originated in this period include disappeared persons, children of the disappeared, the Mothers (Madres) of the Plaza de Mayo, the Grandmothers (Abuelas) of the Plaza de Mayo, and prosecution of those involved in the kidnappings. Other materials have to do with a broader understanding of human rights that includes issues such as discrimination, police brutality, children's rights, immigrants, consumers, workers, ehtnic minorities, race and women. The majority of the ephemera was published by non-governmental human rights activist groups, with some contributions from universities, religious organizations and Amnesty International.

Arrangement:

The ephemera is grouped alphabetically by publishing organization.

Collection History

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Lauren Hooten and Amanda Post Whitehead in 2005. Finding aid written by Lauren Hooten and Amanda Post Whitehead in 2005.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

JC599.A7 H852 1978q

The Latin American ephemera collections are open for research use.

Originals are stored offsite at the ReCAP facility. Microfilm surrogates can be consulted in Microforms Service, Firestone Library (http://firestone.princeton.edu/microforms/).

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

No restrictions. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions.

Credit this material:

Human Rights in Argentina, III; Latin American Ephemera Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/gx41mh89w
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-5964

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Alternative Form Available:

MICROFILM 12076

MICROFILM 7824 (Master printing copy. Available for reproduction only.)

Related Material:

Additional material related to the subjects addressed in this collection can be found in the collections listed below. For a complete list of Latin American ephemera collections, consult the Guide to the Princeton University Latin American Microfilm Collections (call number: Z1610 .G842 1993) and subsequent supplements.

Human rights in Argentina: a collection of pamphlets

Human rights in Argentina, II: a collection of pamphlets

The Ideology of Hate in Argentina

Madres de Plaza de Mayo

Socioeconomic Crisis and Political Participation in Argentina, I, 2000-2005

Subject Terms:
Children of women prisoners -- Argentina.
Civil rights -- Argentina.
Disappeared persons -- Argentina.
Human rights -- Argentina.
Missing children -- Argentina.
Missing persons -- Argentina.
Political crimes and offenses -- Argentina.
Political persecution -- Argentina.
Political prisoners -- Argentina.
Political violence -- Argentina.
Social movements -- Argentina.
Social participation -- Argentina.
Names:
Asociación de Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo
Madres de Plaza de Mayo (Association)