Latinx Collections

The University of Wisconsin Milwaukee has the largest digital photo collection pertaining to Latinx student activism. Click the link above the go directly to the repository.


There are four universities that have 3 Latinx collections: Arizona State, UC Irvine, University of Illinois, and the University of Michigan

Latinx Images and Photos

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Libraries has the largest Latinx digital photo collection on student activism.

Most collections (California)

State with the most institutions reporting Latinx collections.

A-Z Collections

Below is an alphabetized list of Latinx collections featured by our participating institutions. It is updated periodically, however please visit the institutional pages for more information about our partners.

Latinx Collections


View Online – Collection is digitized and accessible online, in full or in part.

About the Collection – Collection inventory/finding aid is available online.

Contact Institution – Collection may be unprocessed or does not have an inventory/finding aid available online.


Academics for Affirmative Action and Social Justice Records, 1997-2000

University of Michigan Bentley Historical Library

Alternative Free Press Collection, 1960s-2010s

University of Connecticut

Black Students for Revolution Records, 2015-present 

University of Illinois

Campus Environment Team Records, 1990-1994

Arizona State University

Case Western Reserve University Photographs, 1852-2004

Case Western Reserve University Archives

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences- Melvin G. Holli papers

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences- Dept of History, 1967-1998

University of Illinois at Chicago

Cross Cultural Center Records, 1972-2015

University of California, Irvine)

Guardian Newspaper Collection, 1965-present

Wright State University

Guide to the Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlán (MEChA) Records, 1968-2011

University of California, Irvine

Indiana University Latino Cultural Center records, 1973-2003 

Indiana University

Joseph A. Labadie Collection, 1850-present

University of Michigan

Latin American Solidarity Committee Records, 1970-1989

University of Michigan Bentley Historical Library

Latino Activism, 1970-1971


Latino Students Union, 1972-2008 (with gaps)

Bowling Green State University – Center for Archival Collections

MASO/M.E.Ch.A records, 1968-1999

Arizona State University

Naomi Markee Harward Papers, 1929-1989

Arizona State University

Office of Communications & Marketing Photograph Collection, 1966-present

Wright State University

Peoples’ Alliance on Central America Records, 1984-1991

University of Illinois

Rebecca Muñoz Gutierrez Photographs, 1920-1959

Arizona State University

Records of the Multicultural Center, 1956-2004 (bulk 1982-2002)

University of Rhode Island

Rosalio Munoz Papers, 1938-2012

University of California, Los Angeles

Student Activism at Brandeis Collection, 1951-present

Brandeis University

Student Activism at Middlebury, pre 1990-present (bulk 1970s and 2010s)

Middlebury College

Student Activism Reference Collection, 1934-ongoing

Duke University Archives

Tell us how UC it: a living archive, 1960s-present

University of California, San Diego)

The Michigan daily, 1890-present

University of Michigan Bentley Historical Library

UNITY house records, 1968-2017

Connecticut College

“unite the right” rally and community response collection, 2017-2018

University of Virginia

Women’s student union records, 1974-1984

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign