Location: Microfilm Room - Call numbers vary (see below)
Scope: This microfilm collection is a supplement to Princeton University Latin American Pamphlet Collection and offers a number of publications that provide access to perspectives on and information from groups that have been marginalized for political, social or geographical reasons. The ephemera (in this collection) deal primarily with events of the past twenty years and comprise government reports, conference proceedings, statistical studies, research center working papers, legal documents, literary magazines and journals, newspapers, political campaign documents, speeches, national election materials, labor union tracts, publications of human rights organizations, and mission statements of religious groups. Pickler Memorial Library owns 22 reels out of a total of 76 in Supplement VI. One part of Supplement VI deals specifically with indigenous issues in Peru. The other part from Supplement VI deals with the Socioeconomic conditions in Mexico while a third part deals with the human and civil rights in Mexico. All titles in this collection are represented in Truman's Library Catalog and can be located by keyword, title, author and subject.
How to search the collection: This collection is part of several collections covering Latin American History owned by Pickler Memorial Library. Other collections include the Princeton University Latin American Pamphlet Collection, North American Congress on Latin America (NACLA) Archive of Latin Americana, and the Yale University collection of Latin American manuscripts. To find primary source material on a particular country from all of these collections in Truman's library catalog, use the following keyword search as an example: (yale or princeton or north american congress) and microform and bolivia. (Any other country name can be substituted for Bolivia.) This keyword search will pull up all the primary sources in these collections for the particular country that you are searching.
Mexico - Microfilm JC599 M6 P75 2009 - 7 reels - Human and
Civil Rights in Mexico
Microfilm JL1298 A1 P756 - 8 reels - Politics in Mexico
Microfilm HD8111 P756 1995 - 5 reels - Socioeconomic Conditions in Mexico
Peru - Microfilm F3430 .P75 2009 -2 reels.- Indigenous Issues in Peru
Guides: There are no printed guides for this collection.
For more information about this subject in our Library Catalog, check out
|Human rights -- Mexico|
|Mexico -- Social policy|
|Minorities -- Civil rights -- Peru.|
Time Period: 20th Century
Subject keywords: Latin American History, Religion and Philosophy, Women's Studies