Data Annex to the United Nations Truth Commission on the civil war in El Salvador from 1979--1991 (digitized text)

Description

This dataset contains statistical information transcribed from the supplementary documentation of a United Nations (UN) report compiled by The Commission on the Truth for El Salvador (La Comision de la Verdad para El Salvador). It includes information about approximately 20,000 civilian/noncombatant victims of the civil war in El Salvador (from 1979 to 1991) taken from interviews of those who survived or knew/knew of those who were victims.

Physical Description

4 files: Anexos-Tomo-II-Informe-Comision-Verdad-para-El-Salvador.pdf (29 MB), el-salvador.csv (1.4 MB), el-salvador-master-file.csv (1.1 MB), el-salvador-geocoded-file.txt (1.6 MB)

Creation Information

Mason, T. David; Hamner, Jesse & Phillips, Mark Edward October 2012.

Context

This dataset is part of the collection entitled: UNT Data Repository and was provided by UNT Libraries to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 903 times , with 12 in the last month . More information about this dataset can be viewed below.

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Description

This dataset contains statistical information transcribed from the supplementary documentation of a United Nations (UN) report compiled by The Commission on the Truth for El Salvador (La Comision de la Verdad para El Salvador). It includes information about approximately 20,000 civilian/noncombatant victims of the civil war in El Salvador (from 1979 to 1991) taken from interviews of those who survived or knew/knew of those who were victims.

Physical Description

4 files: Anexos-Tomo-II-Informe-Comision-Verdad-para-El-Salvador.pdf (29 MB), el-salvador.csv (1.4 MB), el-salvador-master-file.csv (1.1 MB), el-salvador-geocoded-file.txt (1.6 MB)

Notes

Both the original, raw data and modified files are available. For more information, see the "readme.txt" file.

Source

  • Informe de la Comision de la Verdad Para El Salvador: Anexos, Tomo 2, http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc98131/

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Creation Date

  • October 2012

Start & End Dates

  • 1979 - 1991

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Dec. 20, 2013, 9:50 a.m.

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Yesterday: 1
Past 30 days: 12
Total Uses: 903

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Mason, T. David; Hamner, Jesse & Phillips, Mark Edward. Data Annex to the United Nations Truth Commission on the civil war in El Salvador from 1979--1991 (digitized text), dataset, October 2012; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc268920/: accessed December 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .