Hispanic Archivist Has Big Job Ahead of Her

With Houston‘s Hispanic population approaching 44 percent, the Houston Public Library for the first time has formally designated an archivist to oversee its growing collection of Mexican-America letters, photographs, documents and publications. Mikaela Garza Selley, who this month will receive a master’s degree in public history from the University of Houston, joined the library’s Metropolitan Research Center earlier this year.

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