Containers are numbered consecutively throughout the collection.
Open for research; material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.
Manuscripts and other original work, correspondence (mainly incoming), works by other writers and artists (primarily Chicano).
Purchased, 1999, 2010, 2011, and 2013. Accessions 1999-071, 2010-127, 2011-054, 2013-155, and 2013-156.
Chicano poet. Committed to social change and justice, Herrera's work resists traditional categorization. His most recent writings can best be described as postmodern expressionism that incorporates elements from drama, music, and the visual arts.
Finding aid available in Special Collections Reading Room and online. Listings for accessiona 2011-054 (6.25 linear feet), 2013-155 (1.5 linear feet), and 2013-156 (1.5 linear feet) are available in the department.