David Lopez Papers
The papers of Dr. David Lopez include photographs and the manuscript for his book The Latino Experience in Omaha: A Visual Essay (2001, Mellen Press). The photos and text for the article “Attitudes of Selected Latino Oldtimers Toward Newcomers: A Photo Elicitation Study” published in the journal Great Plains Research, which used some of the material from the book is also part of the collection. Photographic formats represented include prints, negatives, and digital images. The photographs were shot on 35mm film and are mostly black and white. All images included in the book are available in the collection as well as some photos not appearing in the book and include the Cinco de Mayo parade in South Omaha, Latino and Latina residents, storefronts, the Omaha stockyards, churches, and other scenes mostly from circa 1995-2000.
- Creation: 1998-2003
- Lopez, D. A. (David Anthony) (Person)
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The collection is open for research use.
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Copyright to at least a portion of the collection is believed to be held by Mellen Press.
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0.17 Cubic Feet (1 box) : photographs, correspondence, manuscript
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Dr. David Lopez was the creator and donor of the material.
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- David Lopez Papers
- Amy Schindler; Angela Kroeger
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