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Abril Lamarque Collection

Identifier: SPC6045
Scope and Contents The Abril Lamarque papers date from 1904-2002. The collection documents the life and career of Cuban-born cartoonist, designer, illustrator, graphic artist, caricaturist, and art director Abril Lamarque through printed materials, scrapbooks, writings, and original artwork. The collection includes examples of his cartoons and caricatures, these include clippings of the comic strip Monguito. The collection consists primarily of varied printed material...
Dates: Created: 1883 - 2001

Alberto Bolet Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SPC5010
Scope and Contents This collection contains composed works of Cuban-American musical conductor and musician Alberto Bolet. Additionally, the archive includes an original typewriter belonging to him, posters from various performances, photographs of him as well as performances, and personal correspondences.
Dates: Created: 1957 - 1998

Barnett Family Collection

Identifier: SPC8045
Scope and Contents This collection contains an assortment of personal belongings of Carlos Barnett and his family and their transition to the United States. This includes personal letters, immigration papers, photographs, negatives of photographs, obituaries, and personal mementos, including of religious beliefs.
Dates: Other: Majority of material found within 1859 - 1934

Bidegain Papers

Identifier: SPC7030
Scope and Contents This collection contains various documents from Central and South America, including Brazil, in relation to the church and how society around is changing, and what the views from the church are regarding those changes. Most of the collection is written documents pertaining to the churches view on these changes and how it is related to their personal values, including from the Vatican, such as Vaticano de Obispas (Synod of Bishops for the Pan-Amazon Region, on: "New paths for the Church and for...
Dates: Created: 1917 - 1998

Cuban Archives Collection

Identifier: SPC2000
Scope and Contents This collection contains different aspects and documents brought from Cuba directly and the influence created by the local Cuban community. This includes but not limited to posters from Cuban films, encyclopedias from Cuba, poems, photographs, clippings from the Miami Herald, surveys, and documents detailing the impact of the arrival of Cubans following the Cuban Revolution of 1959.
Dates: Created: 1800-1988

Elena Kurstin Cuban Memorabilia Collection

Identifier: SPC8000
Scope and Contents This collection contains assorted examples of Cuban life prior to the revolution that depicts how the average Cuban lived on the average day. This includes photographs of the nation, postcards, advertisements for cigars and cigarettes, maps, advertisements of American products sold to the Cuban people, such as Coca-Cola, and letters to former U.S. President Teddy Roosevelt.
Dates: Other: date unknown

Julian Pelaez y Del Pozo Collection

Identifier: SPC8070
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Dates: Created: 1821 - 1886

Junta de Fortificacion Papers

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Identifier: SPC7085
Scope and Contents This collection details historical fortifications in Central and South America in the late 18th Century, with emphasis on the defense of Santo Domingo during colonial times when the Dominican Republic was controlled by Spain. While Spain did control large colonies in early American history, there was also colonization amongst England, France, Portugal, and the Netherlands in the Americas until the end of the Revolutionary War in 1783; officially ending in the early 19th century.
Dates: Other: Majority of material found within 1763 - 1793

Severo Sarduy Collection

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Identifier: SPC8015
Scope and Contents This collection contains articles, both personal and from newspapers such as the El Nuevo Herald and ABC Madrid reflecting the local life of both Cuban and Hispanic cultures as well as personal documents detailing the life of Severo Sarduy and the political and social difficulties of Cuban life and of facing discrimination for homosexuality. Such documents are “Aprendizaje de la muerte” by Ignacio Echevarría, “En la muerte de Severo Sarduy” by Jose Miguel Ullan, and “Muere en Paris el escritor...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found within Date acquired: 09/28/2015

The Cuban Human Rights Collection

 Collection — translation missing: en.enumerations.container_type.container: 30 Boxes
Identifier: SPC7035
Scope and Contents The Cuban Human Right Collection date from 1961 to 2004, primarily covering issues of human rights on Cuba. In addition to Cuban newspaper clippings from the 1980s to the early 2000s, published in The Miami Herald, El Nuevo Herald, and other periodicals, the collection also includes audio interviews with Cuban dissidents, which include key members of the dissident movement in Cuba. Radio programs from ...
Dates: Created: 1983 - 2004; Other: Majority of material found in 1990-1999; Other: Date acquired: 2005