Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Finding Aid to the George Elmendorf Collection of Mexican Miscellany
BANC MSS 87/190 m  
View entire collection guide What's This?
Search this collection
Collection Overview
Table of contents What's This?
George F. Elmendorf's collection of assorted Mexican manuscripts dating from the sixteenth to the twentieth century.
George F. Elmendorf was an owner and operator of Libros Latinos, a premier United States dealer of Latin American books and manuscripts founded in 1973. Elmendorf received his degree in Latin American history from San Francisco State University and in 1976 teamed up with Howard Karno, founder of Libros Latinos.
4 linear feet (2 cartons, 2 boxes, 2 volumes, 1 oversize box)
Materials in this collection may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Collection is open for research.