Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Cited source in LCSH: Dict. soc. (Intergroup relations: in general the interaction of social groups or the study of this. However, very often the term is used to refer quite specifically to the study of the contact, coexistence, or conflict of ethnic, religious, or racial groups ...)
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Overview The American Jewish Committee is an ethnic advocacy group established in New York in 1906. The Denver office of the AJC opened in 1967 and closed in 2013. This collection primarily contains the records of the El Centro Cultural Project from the Colorado Chapter. The joint project between the Jews and the "Chicanos" existed from 1968 to 1971 when it was discontinued due to financial difficulties and inter-group differences. Hispanic art and culture was emphasized. The opening of the center was...
Dates: Other: 1968-1973
Overview Collection contains 'AcU Conflict Resolution Program' student handbooks and informational brochures. There are also two binders regarding conferences that are labeled 'Public Conflict Resolution and Collaborative Governance in the West' and 'Demonstrating the Impact of Community Mediation in Colorado'
Dates: Other: 2004-2005
Overview Recording of a skit performed at the West Side Reunion on July 15, 1979 and oral histories conducted at the event with individuals who grew up on the West Side, reminisces of block parties and neighborhood activities in the 1950s and 1960s. Interviewees discuss the relationship between the West Side and the East Side Jewish communities.
Dates: 1979 July 15