University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Emily H. Schwartz Cactus Cafe Controversy Collection, 2009-2010



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Schwartz, Emily H.
Title: Emily H. Schwartz Cactus Cafe controversy collection
Dates: 2009-2010
Abstract: The Emily H. Schwartz Cactus Café Controversy Collection, 2009-2010, comprises correspondence, flyers, meeting notes, speeches and newspaper articles documenting the public cry over the proposed closing of the Cactus Café.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02235
Extent: 6 inches
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Emily H. Schwartz was a leading activist in the successful movement to save the Cactus Café, a live music venue and bar at the University of Texas at Austin, which UT administrators had announced would close in the spring of 2010.


Scope and Contents

The Emily H. Schwartz Cactus Café Controversy Collection, 2009-2010, comprises correspondence, flyers, meeting notes, speeches and newspaper articles documenting the public cry over the proposed closing of the Cactus Café. The collection also concerns Schwartz's involvement in preventing the closure.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.


Index Terms

Personal Names
Schwartz, Emily H.
Corporate Names
The University of Texas at Austin
Subjects
Manners and customs
Music
Places
Austin
Texas

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Emily H. Schwartz Cactus Cafe Controversy Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Accession Number(s)

2010-238; 2011-162

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Evan Usler, January, June 2011.


OCLC Number

962486594


Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

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3E223 [SRH1230015808] Correspondence, flyers, newspaper articles, 2009-2010
Schwartz role in controversy, 2010