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Hispanic culture in the Southwest (photographs)
BANC PIC 2010.007  
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  • Access to Collection
  • Organization of the Collection
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Preferred Citation
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Scope and Content
  • Processing Information
  • Note
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: The Bancroft Library
    Title: Photographs of Hispanic culture in the Southwest
    Identifier/Call Number: BANC PIC 2010.007
    Physical Description: 99 photographs : albumen and gelatin silver or collodion prints, chiefly on card mounts ; 21 x 26 cm or smaller.
    Date (inclusive): approximately 1870-1910
    Abstract: Photographs documenting various aspects of Hispanic culture in the Southwest, as well as northern Mexico, during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.

    Access to Collection

    Collection is open for research.

    Organization of the Collection

    This collection was organized by the seller into topical series:
    1. Church Exteriors
    2. Church Interiors
    3. Adobe Homes and Domestic Scenes
    4. Plazas and Street Scenes
    5. Hornos (adobe bake ovens)
    6. Occupations and Crafts
    7. Addenda: Santa Fe

    Conditions Governing Use

    Some materials in these collections 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 the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley 94720-6000. See: http://bancroft.berkeley.edu/reference/permissions.html.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Photographs of Hispanic culture in the Southwest, BANC PIC 2010.007[:item number], The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    The Photographs of Hispanic culture in the Southwest were purchased by The Bancroft Library from Almagre Books in 2009.

    Scope and Content

    Photographs, chielfy by professional photographers of the region, documenting various aspects of Hispanic culture in the Southwest, as well as northern Mexico, during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Subjects inlcude churches, adobe houses, streets, plazas, adobe ovens, and donkeys used as pack animals. Regions depicted include Santa Fe, Taos, Albuquerque and other New Mexico locations; Arizona; Ciudad Juárez (Mexico); and unidentified areas of southern Colorado. Also depicted are individuals and groups from these regions, many identified in captions as "Mexicans".

    Processing Information

    Processed by Bancroft Library staff in 2009.

    Note

    Items numbered 1-98, with two versions of number 44 present (a photographic print and a color postcard).

    Note

    Item titles derived from listing created by seller. Transcribed text is given in quotation marks, and other text is presumably supplied by the seller.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Southwest, New -- Photographs
    Santa Fe (N.M.) -- Pictorial works
    Ciudad Juárez (Mexico) -- Photographs
    Arizona -- Photographs
    Colorado--Pictorial works.
    Albumen prints
    Card photographs