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Identifier: MSH/LAT 0050
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the papers of the Beláustegui -Bustamante Family, centered in San Isidro, Argentina, covering four generations from Melchor Beláustegui Rodríguez to his great-granddaughter Isabel Giménez Bustamante. The majority of the collection consists of correspondence between family members and friends. Notable correspondents include Isabel Giménez Bustamante; her siblings, Rodolfo (Jr), Enrique, María Adela, and María Carlota; and her parents, Rodolfo Giménez Bustamante (Sr.)...
Identifier: MSH/LAT 0080
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials forming a record of Cristina Peri Rossi's personal and professional career. Included are drafts of Peri Rossi's fiction and poetry, primarily unpublished; manuscripts and notebooks of Peri Rossi's writings; and clippings of her nonfiction wors from newspapers and magazines. There is also professional and personal correspondence, personal photographs, and academic works on Peri Rossi's writings, such as theses and dissertations. The collection also includes...
Identifier: MSH/LAT 0089
Scope and Contents This collection consists of oral history interviews conducted by Jean Meyer and others about the Cristero Rebellion in Mexico. Included are interviews with former military and government personnel who witnessed or participated in the Rebellion, as well as interviews with citizens of Mexico, and some samples of popular music in Spanish and Nahuatl. Materials include open reel audio tapes, audiocassettes, compact discs, and digital versatile discs.
Dates: 1960-1969, 1991, 2006-2009, 2015
Identifier: MSN/MN 0508
Abstract A collection of letters and other papers belonging to Jesús González Ortega, an important political and military figure in mid-19th century Mexico. The papers mainly relate to González Ortega's stay in the United States in 1865-1867, the efforts of Benito Juárez's government in Mexico to remove him from political office while he was away, and his detainment by the U.S. government in November 1866.
Dates: 1857-1866; Majority of material found in 1865-1866
Identifier: MSH/LAT 0003
Scope and Contents This collection documents the activities of Jorge Luis Borges an Argentine writer and poet. It contains ephemera and records related to Borges’ professional career, including newspaper articles, a cigarette holder, interviews, poetry, unpublished manuscripts, and scholarly articles written about Borges and published in various magazines, including the Avant Garde magazine Martín Fierro (1924-1927). Significant topics represented in these files are poetry and Latin American literature and...
Identifier: MSH/LAT 0088
Scope and Contents This collection documents the activities of María A. Díaz de Guerra--a Uruguayan historian--in her research on the city of Maldonado, Uruguay, the surrounding region, its inhabitants and public services such as libraries and schools. It contains administrative records of the city of Maldonado, including reports, committee proceedings, invoices, and publications; Diaz’s notes and compiled research files; correspondence of both Diaz and citizens of Maldonado; and articles by Diaz or about...
Dates: 1777-1809, 1824-2010
Identifier: MSN/MN 9206
Abstract A collection of research files comprised of printed ephemera, correspondence, manuscripts, audio recordings, and other materials documenting the activities and work of more than 100 conceptual artists, assembled by Robert C. Morgan during his professional career as an artist, art historian, curator, and author from 1968-2015.
Identifier: MSN/MN 0510
Abstract A collection including more than 2,500 pieces of correspondence to and from Thomas W. Cridler, mostly relating to his role as European Commissioner for the Louisiana Purchase Exposition (the St. Louis World's Fair) held in St. Louis, Missouri in 1904. Some of Cridler's correspondence is with fair administrators and U.S. diplomatic figures; some is with representatives of European nations targeted for inclusion. Also in the collection are smaller accumulations of other types of fair-related...
Dates: 1898-1911; Majority of material found in 1901-1904
- Clippings (information artifacts) 5
- Manuscripts (documents) 5
- Electronic records (digital records) 4
- Correspondence 3
- Ephemera (general object genre) 3
- Letters (correspondence) 3
- Postcards 3
- Articles 2
- Audiocassettes 2
- Black-and-white photographs 2
- Compact discs 2
- DVDs 2
- Magazines (periodicals) 2
- Speeches (documents) 2
- Academic dissertations 1
- Anti-fascist movements 1
- Architects -- Argentina 1
- Argentina -- History 1
- Argentina -- History -- 20th century 1
- Argentina -- Politics and government -- 1943- 1 ∧ less
- English 6
- Italian 5
- German 3
- Portuguese 2
- Catalan; Valencian 1
- Beláustegui Rodríguez, Melchor, 1811-1885 1
- Beláustegui-Bustamante Family 1
- Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986 1
- Bustamante Beláustegui, Juana, 1864-1948 1
- Cridler, Thomas W., (Thomas Wilbur), 1850-1914 1
- Díaz de Guerra, María A. (María Amelia), 1924- 1
- Giménez Bustamante, Enrique, 1896-1947 1
- Giménez Bustamante, Isabel 1
- Giménez Bustamante, María Adela, 1886-1970 1
- Giménez Bustamante, María Carlota, 1889-1974 1
- Giménez Bustamante, Rodolfo , 1856-1937 1
- González Ortega, Jesús , 1822-1881 1
- Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904: Saint Louis, Mo.) 1
- Meyer, Jean A., 1942- 1
- Morgan, Robert C., 1943- 1
- Peri Rossi, Cristina, 1941- 1 ∧ less