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A Guide to the Records of the University of Florida Latin American Language and Area Center, 1961-1968

Finding aid created by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
November 2006


Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Florida. Latin American Language and Area Center.
Title: Records of the University of Florida Latin American Language and Area Center
Dates: 1961-1968
Abstract: Annual reports, the minutes of an advisory committee, and other records of the Latin American Language and Area Center.
Extent: 0.2 Linear feet. 1 box.
Identification: Series 60
Language(s): English

Biographical/Historical Note

The Latin American Language and Area Center was established in 1962 with funds from Title VI of the National Defense Education Act. The program was initially established as a unit separate from the Center for Latin American Studies. In 1968, the office was abolished and the administration of Title VI funds was transferred to the Center for Latin American Studies.


Scope and Content

The series includes the original proposal to the U. S. Office of Education, annual reports, the minutes of the Program's advisory committee, and other records.


Access or Use Restrictions

Access

The collection is open for research.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Records of the University of Florida Latin American Language and Area Center, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.


Contents List

Box
1 Advisory Committee, Minutes. 1962-1966
1 Fellowship Committee. 1961-1966
1 Ford Foundation. 1962-1964
1 Foreign Area Fellowship Program. 1964
1 Latin American Language and Area Program, Reports. 1962-1968
1 Portuguese-Spanish Language and Area Center Proposal. 1961

Selected Subjects and Access Terms

University of Florida. Center for Latin American Studies -- History.



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