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Finding Aid for the Everett Pomeroy 1/2 Snap shot at Mexico, 1900
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Description
A typescript of a travelogue detailing Everett Pomeroy's 1900 trip to Mexico, supplemented with 71 photographs and illustrations. The journal includes observations on Mexican culture and history, but is mainly focused on the excitements and frustrations of a Catholic American tourist in Mexico at the turn of the century.
Background
Everett Pomeroy was born in 1839 and lived in New Orleans, Louisiana. The manuscript indicates that he was a Catholic American, and that he entered Mexico on December 31, 1899. He was also the author of "The Great Reformation," a Great Mistake ... by a Layman (1912).
Extent
109 leaves : paper, ill., photos ; 240 x 197 mm. bound to 253 x 213 mm.
Restrictions
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
Availability
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.