Corridos of the Mexican Revolution, and other songs

Finding aid prepared by Andrew Lippert, Special Collections Processing Archivist.
Special Collections & University Archives
The UCR Library
P.O. Box 5900
University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
Phone: 951-827-3233
Fax: 951-827-4673
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Corridos of the Mexican Revolution, and other songs
Date (inclusive): 1911-1929, undated
Collection Number: MS 042
Extent: 0.21 linear feet (1 box)
Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Abstract: Printings of folk songs recounting events of the Mexican Revolution.
Languages: Materials in the collection are in Spanish.


This collection is open for research.

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Preferred Citation

[identification of item], [date if possible]. Corridos of the Mexican Revolution, and other songs (MS 042). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Acquisition Information

Provenance unknown.

Processing History

Processed by Andrew Lippert, Special Collections Processing Archivist, 2019.
This collection was previously cataloged under the call number PQ 7261 H5 C67.

Collection Scope and Contents

This is a small collection of corridos dating to the time of the Mexican Revolution. They primarily document various events that occurred during the revolution as well as the subsequent decade.

Collection Arrangement

The corridos are arranged alphabetically.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


Mexico -- History -- Revolution, 1910-1920

Box 1, Folder 1

2a. del Fracaso de la Rebelión Militar 1929

Box 1, Folder 2

Alerta! Mexicanos. El Peligro de Intervencion Ericana. 1914

Box 1, Folder 3

La Batalla de Ocotlan 1924

Box 1, Folder 4

La Campaña de Sonora undated

Box 1, Folder 5

Las Conferencias 1920

Box 1, Folder 6

Coplas de la Ranchera undated

Box 1, Folder 7

Corrido Dedicado a D. Venustiano Carranza 1915

Box 1, Folder 8

Corrido del Guadalajara Moderno undated

Box 1, Folder 9

Ejecución de los Autores del Atentado Contra el General Obregon 1927

Box 1, Folder 10

Los Fusilados de Tulancingo 1929

Box 1, Folder 11

Heroica Accion del Capitan Azueta 1914

Box 1, Folder 12

Historia del Pronunciamiento del General E. Zapata 1911

Box 1, Folder 13

Mañanitas de Benjamin Argumedo 1916

Box 1, Folder 14

Mañanitas para Comadres undated

Box 1, Folder 15

La Muerte del Gral. Obregon 1928

Box 1, Folder 16

La Muerta de Juan Carrasco 1922

Box 1, Folder 17

Nuevas Mañanitas al Estado de Morelos. Triste Despedida de Emiliano Zapata. 1919

Box 1, Folder 18

Un Recuerdo al Gral. Zapata 1919

Box 1, Folder 19

La Retirada de los Carrancistas. Combatas de Aoizaco, San Marcos y la Rinconada. 1920

Box 1, Folder 20

La Toma de Zacatecas. Por Villa, Urbina y Natera, por Ceniceros, Contreras, Raul Madero y Herrera 1914

Box 1, Folder 21

Trajico Fin de Venustiano Carranza 1920

Box 1, Folder 22

La Traicion de Guajardo 1919

Box 1, Folder 23

Tristes Lamentos de Victoriano Huerto al Despedirse de la Silla! 1914

Box 1, Folder 24

Unas Lindas Mañanitas a las Muchachos Bonitas undated