The Benson Latin American Collection

Kristin Cheasty Anderson Collection, circa 1970s-1990s

Preliminary Inventory

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Anderson, Kristin Cheasty
Title: Kristin Cheasty Anderson Collection
Dates: circa 1970s-1990s
Abstract: This collection contains material related to Mexico-Church Schims, and the Sandinista Nicaragua health-care system.
Accession No.: 2015-46
Extent: 3 linear feet
Language: English
Repository: Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Kristin Cheasty Anderson graduated from the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill in 2000, and then earned a Master's Degree (2008) and a Ph.D. (2014) from the University of Texas-Austin. Her doctoral dissertation was, Health Reform in Sandinista Nicaragua, 1979-1990. Cheasty Anderson joined the Children's Defence Fund-Texas policy team in Austin in October of 2014. Her work focuses on community organizing, education, and outreach, as well as working with key stakeholders, coalition partners, and elcted officials on strategic planning for advocacy efforts to expand health care access in Texas.

Scope and Contents Note

This is a preliminary inventory only, and additions are ongoing. The collection is currently unprocessed, but is available to researchers in the Benson Collection Rare Books and Manuscripts Reading Room.


Access Restrictions


Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.

Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Anderson, Kristin Cheasty

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Kristin Cheasty Anderson, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin.

Acquisition Information



No further materials are expected for this collection.

Box and Folder Inventory

1 Mexico-Church Schism, circa 1970s-1990s

2-3 Sandinista Nicaragua health-care system, circa 1970s-1990s
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