The Benson Latin American Collection

Juanita Tijerina Papers

Preliminary Inventory

Descriptive Summary

Creator Tijerina, Juanita
Title Juanita Tijerina Papers
Dates: circa 1980-
Abstract Personal papers of Juanita Tijerina include records of The Austin Light newspaper.
OCLC Record No. 753565462
Extent 4 linear feet
Language English
Repository Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents Note

Includes photographs, publications, and records of The Austin Light newspaper, oral history interviews, and records from the Mexican American Cemetery Project.

Archival arrangement and description of the Juanita Tijerina Papers is incomplete, but the collection is open and available for research. Please contact the Benson Collection Rare Books and Manuscripts Reading Room for more information.


Access Restrictions


Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.

Index Terms

The Juanita Tijerina Papers are classified under the following Subject Headings in the University of Texas Libraries catalog:
Tijerina, Juanita--Archives
The Austin Light--Archives
Mexican Americans--Texas--Austin--History

Separated Material

Copies of The Austin Light newspaper have been cataloged for inclusion in the library of the Benson Latin American Collection.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Juanita Tijerina Papers, Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, the University of Texas at Austin.

Box and Folder Inventory

Juanita Tijerina Papers, circa 1980-

1-3 Records of The Austin Light
4 Records of the Mexican American Cemetery Project
Oral history recordings