The Benson Latin American Collection

Benny Martinez LULAC Collection

Preliminary Inventory



Descriptive Summary

Creator Martinez, Benny
Title Benny Martinez LULAC Collection
Dates: 1949-2012 (bulk 1970s-2000s)
Abstract Publications, convention programs, and clippings from LULAC national, Texas state, district, and council organizations.
Accession No. 2014-36
OCLC Record No.
Extent 1.5 linear feet
Language English
Repository Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Benny Martinez is a lifetime member of LULAC and awardee of the LULAC National Man of the Year in 1996. Born in Goliad, Texas, Benny served in the U.S. Army during the Korean war and is a graduate of Houston Community College and the University of Houston.


Scope and Contents Note

Collection of publications, convention programs, and clippings from the League of United Latin American Citizens' national, Texas state, district, and council organizations. A few documents date from the 1940s to 1960s, but the bulk of the collection dates from the 1970s through the 2000s.

The collection is only preliminarily processed, but is accessible in the Benson Collection's rare books and manuscripts reading room.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.


Index Terms

The Benny Martinez LULAC Collection is classified under the following Subject Headings:
Martinez, Benny -- Archives.
League of United Latin American Citizens -- Archives.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Benny Martinez LULAC Collection, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, the University of Texas at Austin.


Box and Folder Inventory

 

Preliminary Inventory

box folder
1 1 National LULAC Convention Programs and Publications, 1949, 1964, 1968, 1970s-2012
2 Texas State LULAC Programs and Publications, 1951, 1964-65, 1970s-2000s
3 Fiesta/Feria de las Flores Publications
4 Texas LULAC District Programs and Publications
5 Texas LULAC Council Publications and Programs
6 Other Regional LULAC Publications
7 Ladies LULAC Ball Publications
8 Scholarship Golf Tournament and Scholarship Week Programs, 1970s, 1980s
9 Various LULAC Publications
box folder
2 1 Clippings
2 Various Other Publications