Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only

Title Viva La Causa! [videorecording] : 500 years of Chicano History / a joint project of the Southwest Organizing Project and Collision Course Video Productions.

Imprint San Francisco, CA : Collision Course Video Productions, c1995.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Rosen  973.0468 V836 1995    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 2 videocassettes (56 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 1/2 in.
System Details VHS format.
Performer Narrator: Luis Monterrosa.
Credits Producer, Doug Norberg ; directors, Elizabeth Martinez, Doug Norberg ; script, Elizabeth Martinez ; camera, Helen Jones, Alan Perez.
Note Based on the book 500 years of Chicano history in pictures by Elizabeth Martínez.
Contents pt. 1. From ancient times to World War II (28 min.) -- pt. 2. From World War II to the present (28 min.).
Summary An introduction to the history of the Mexican American people from their origins in Europe's invasion of the American continent up through World War II, through the Chicano Movement years to the present day. Includes archival footage and lively music ranging from corridos to rap.
Subject Mexican Americans -- History.
Hispanic Americans -- History.
Mestizos -- History.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish.
Indians of Central America -- History.
Mexican Americans -- Political activity -- History.
Mexican Americans -- Employment -- History.
Mexican Americans -- Social conditions.
Agricultural laborers -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Migrant labor -- United States -- History.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Mexican Americans.
Southwest, New -- Ethnic relations -- History.
Mexican Americans -- Music.
Rap (Music)
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Agricultural laborers. (OCoLC)fst00800949
Discovery and exploration, Spanish. (OCoLC)fst01352794
Ethnic relations. (OCoLC)fst00916005
Hispanic Americans. (OCoLC)fst00957523
Indians of Central America. (OCoLC)fst00969430
Mestizos. (OCoLC)fst01017453
Mexican Americans. (OCoLC)fst01019072
Mexican Americans -- Employment. (OCoLC)fst01019102
Mexican Americans -- Political activity. (OCoLC)fst01019135
Mexican Americans -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01019150
Migrant labor. (OCoLC)fst01020711
Rap (Music) (OCoLC)fst01089951
America. (OCoLC)fst01239786
Southwest, New. (OCoLC)fst01244556
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Chronological Term 1900 - 1999
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Music. (OCoLC)fst01423855
Added Author Martínez, Elizabeth Sutherland, 1925-
Norberg, Doug.
Monterrosa, Luis.
Martínez, Elizabeth Sutherland, 1925- 500 years of Chicano history in pictures.
SouthWest Organizing Project.
Collision Course Video Productions.
Former Title 500 years of Chicano history
Five hundred years of Chicano history
500 años del pueblo chicano
Added Title Ethnic studies video collection. CU.

Available items only