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Armendáriz (Pedro) photographs and postcards
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This collection consists of a signed headshot of actor Pedro Armendáriz (1912-1963) and a postcard of his character in the movie Juan Charrasqueado (1948).
Pedro Gregorio Armendáriz Hastings (1912-1963) was a Mexican film actor who made films in both Mexico and the United States. He was discovered by film director Miguel Zacarías (1905-2006). Amendáriz repeatedly portrayed Pancho Villa and played opposite actresses such as Dolores del Río and María Félix. He is credited with over 120 film roles.
1.563 Linear Feet 1 box
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