Latinx Resources in the Archives

This week wraps up Hispanic Heritage Month. Here are some Latinx resources in the Archives that you can explore all year round.

Front page of El Informador, Spanish language newspaper in C-U, December-January 2006-2007 Local History Resources:

El informador de Champaign-Urbana (Spanish language newspaper) (2002-2008)
Call number: A ILLINOIS (Champ) Newspaper

La prensa de Champaign (Spanish language newspaper) (2007-2015) 
Call number: A ILLINOIS (Champ) Newspaper

Snapshot of the Latino population in Champaign County
Champaign County Regional Planning Commission, 2003.
Call Number: A ILLINOIS (Champ) CHA

Latino Voices of Champaign County, 1989-2012, bulk 2012
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Call number: Collection 332

Genealogy Resources:

Front cover of "Finding your Mexican Ancestors: a beginner's guide"

Tracing your Hispanic heritage by George R. Ryskamp (1984)
Call Number: A 929.306 RYS

Guide to Cuban Genealogical Research by Peter E. Carr (1991)
Call number: A 929.37291 CAR

Hispanic surnames and family history by Lyman De Platt (1996)
Call Number: A 929.42 PLA

Finding your Hispanic roots by George R. Ryskamp (1997)
Call Number: A 929.306 RYS

Census records for Latin America and the Hispanic United States by Lyman De Platt (1998)
Call Number: A 016.929 PLA

Finding your Mexican ancestors: a beginner's guide by George R. Ryskamp (2007)
Call Number: A 929.372 RYS

Mexican Genealogy Research Online: A Guide to Help You Discover Your Ancestry by Moises Garza (2014)
Call number: A929.372

- Sherrie Bowser
  Archives Librarian