Guide to the Ronald H. Chilcote collection on Latin America

Finding aid prepared by Special Collections & Archives staff.

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Ronald H. Chilcote collection on Latin America
Collection Number: 012
Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Extent: 389.5 linear feet
Date: 1900-2011
Abstract: This collection contains material on the politics, economy, and history of Latin America, Portugal, and Portuguese-speaking Africa collected by Dr. Ronald H. Chilcote, Professor Emeritus of Economics at UC Riverside. Highlights include rare books and periodicals on Brazilian left movements; approximately four thousand literary pamphlets of social poetry, drawn from the singing and writing of troubadours (Cordel); books, ephemera, and research, including written and audio interviews, on Northeast Brazil, in particular its hinterland or sertão; books and pamphlets on the Portuguese revolution of 1974-1975 and its aftermath, including audio interviews and transcripts with participants; comprehensive writings by and about the revolutionary, Amílcar Cabral; pamphlets, leaflets, films, and newspaper clippings on covert and overt cases of intervention in Latin America; audio cassettes, videotapes, and books on the Iran-Contra Affair.
Languages: The collection is in English, Portuguese, and Spanish.
Creator: Chilcote, Ronald H.

Access

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Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections & Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item]. Ronald H. Chilcote collection on Latin America, Collection 012. University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections & Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Processing History

This collection is not fully processed. Legacy finding aid compiled by Ronald H. Chilcote, 2001-2011 (edited and updated by Eric Milenkiewicz, 2008-2011).

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection contains material on the politics, economy, and history of Latin America, Portugal, and Portuguese-speaking Africa collected by Dr. Ronald H. Chilcote, Professor Emeritus of Economics at UC Riverside. Highlights include rare books and periodicals on Brazilian left movements; approximately four thousand literary pamphlets of social poetry, drawn from the singing and writing of troubadours (Cordel); books, ephemera, and research, including written and audio interviews, on Northeast Brazil, in particular its hinterland or sertão; books and pamphlets on the Portuguese revolution of 1974-1975 and its aftermath, including audio interviews and transcripts with participants; comprehensive writings by and about the revolutionary, Amílcar Cabral; pamphlets, leaflets, films, and newspaper clippings on covert and overt cases of intervention in Latin America; audio cassettes, videotapes, and books on the Iran-Contra Affair.

Additional collection guides

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Cabral, Amílcar, 1921-1973
Brazil.
Clippings (information artifacts).
Documents.
Latin America
Portugal.
Publications.