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Recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month

September 29, 2022

Hispanic Heritage Month is observed from September 15 to October 15 each year in the United States to celebrate Americans, including those with indigenous backgrounds, whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. (With this in mind, please note that The Claremont Colleges Library acknowledges that the term “Hispanic” may.
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Early California Letters Collection

September 28, 2022

An exciting new collection can now be found in The Claremont Colleges Digital Library, which provides access to digitized and born-digital historical and visual resources collections created both by and for The Claremont Colleges community. The Early California Letters collection offers researchers over 100 letters originating from various writers in California dating from 1773 to.
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Logging In to Your Special Collections Account Just Got Easier!

July 19, 2022

Are you a researcher at The Claremont Colleges (TCC) with an active Claremont Colleges single sign-on (CAS) credential? If so, your experience logging into your Special Collections account just got simpler! When requesting materials from Special Collections at The Claremont Colleges Library and the Ella Strong Denison Library at Scripps College, you will now be.
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Unboxing the Fernando R. and Enriqueta Gomez Mormon Mexican History Collection (Exhibit Extended!)

July 5, 2022

The Claremont Colleges Library is excited and honored to present a summer exhibit that highlights the newly-acquired Fernando R. and Enriqueta Gomez Mormon Mexican History Collection. This collection features a wide range of materials on the history of various Mormon churches in Mexico, including congregational records, mission records and other published material, much of which.
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Recognizing LGBTQ+ Voices in Honor of Pride Month with Special Collections

June 30, 2022

The month of June is recognized as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month (aka Pride Month). It is celebrated to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan; however, “Gay Pride Day” was also initially celebrated the last Sunday in June and was later expanded to include this month-long celebration. To recognize the.
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