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1. ''Your Presence Is Not Requested'' ''Your Presence Is Not Requested'' December 21, 2005 The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed immigration legislation that would make illegal US presence a crime rather than a civil offense. If it becomes a law, it would affect most Latino adults...

2. An Interview With Alfonso Lopez An Interview With Alfonso Lopez 1978-10-20 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded October 20, 1978. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Includes a typed guide...

3. An Interview With Hector J. Garcia An Interview With Hector J. Garcia 1978-10-30 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded October 30, 1978. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has a typed guide to...

4. An Interview With John A. Rodriguez An Interview With John A. Rodriguez 1977-05-19 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded May 19, 1977. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to contents....

5. An Interview With Salvador Gutierrez An Interview With Salvador Gutierrez 1978-02-27 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded February 27, 1978. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to...

6. An Interview With Tomas Angel Prospero An Interview With Tomas Angel Prospero 1981-02-18 Interviewer: Irene Ruiz. Interview recorded February 18, 1981. 1 sound cassette (ca. 90 minutes): analog, stereo.; 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in., 1/8 in. tape; 1 sound disc; digital; 4 3/4 in. Has printed guide to...

7. An Open Letter To Northeast's Latino Community An Open Letter To Northeast's Latino Community February/26/2003 Unsigned letter concerning the lack of Latino involvement in matters of civic concern. Writer urges participation in American culture as well as perserving the native culture.

8. Are Immigrants Missing Help? Are Immigrants Missing Help? January 14, 2004 Article details information for getting help and resources for Spanish speaking immigrants in this area in regard to President Bush's recent suggested immigration plan with Mexico.

9. Biography of Dorothy Gallagher (1894-1982), Social Worker Biography of Dorothy Gallagher (1894-1982), Social Worker 1999

10. Chicano Power! Chicano Power! January//1970 Article about "the little discussed problems" of the Mexican-American community, especially economic and career opportunity.

11. City Joins Banks, Police Department in Recognizing Mexican ID City Joins Banks, Police Department in Recognizing Mexican ID October 15, 2003 New City Manager Wayne Cauthen recently implemented an administrative regulation that recognizes ID cards issued by the Mexican Consulate. The Police Department, Municipal Court, Health Department, Airport...

12. Community Mourns Becky Jaramillo Community Mourns Becky Jaramillo May 19-25, 2005 Article describes life and achievements of Rebecca Dolores Hernandez Jaramillo, "community activist, social justice advocate, leader in Latino tradition and culture and associate editor of Dos Mundos newspaper."...

13. Connecting With Mexicans and Other Latinos Connecting With Mexicans and Other Latinos September/25/2002 Includes information on Hispanic activities in the city in connection with Mexico's Independence Day. Also mentions the relocation of the Mexican Consulate from St. Louis to Kansas City.

14. Cuatro Vidas Celebrates its Legacy Cuatro Vidas Celebrates its Legacy October 11-17, 2007 Cuatro Vidas is a lesser-known Hispanic neighborhood in eastern Independence, named for the four Mexican families that originally settled in the area in the late 1930s. These families helped later immigrants...

15. El Cosmopolita El Cosmopolita August-November/22-15/1914-1919 Two rolls of the El Cosmopolita newspaper on microfilm, not complete.

16. Ethnic History Ethnic History For ethnic history in the mounted clippings, see the heading "foreigners in Kansas City."

17. Everyman Artist Everyman Artist October 16, 2005 Article profiles Kansas City artist Adolfo Martinez. Martinez, whose parents immigrated from Mexico City and met on Kansas City's West Side, draws and describes characters he has met while riding the bus...

18. Father/Son Team Propel 100 Year Celebration Father/Son Team Propel 100 Year Celebration August 18-31, 2005 Rupert and Chris Aguirre are planning a celebration for Labor Day weekend, 2005 to honor the centennial of the Westside's Hispanic community. Article also contains information about the arrival of Mexican...

19. Fiestas in Kansas City Fiestas in Kansas City January//1947 Description of Mexican-American celebratory events known as "fiestas" in Kansas City's "Little Mexico."

20. Guadalupe Center Guadalupe Center ca1930s Interior view of young Mexican-American women seated at a table for a sewing class at the Guadalupe Center.