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The Gutierrez Spanish Tent Show
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: The Gutierrez Spanish Tent Show
    Dates: 1936-1940
    Collection Number: The Gutierrez Spanish Tent Show
    Creator/Collector: N. S. Elkins Oscar G. Knecht John Gutierrez N. L. Moreno McDonney Gutierrez Moreno McDonney Knecht Rosete y Aranda Rosete y Aranda The Gutierrez Spanish Tent Show Gutierrez Show Compañía Mexicana de Autómatas y Variedades City Council of the City of San Diego City Electrical Inspection Department
    Extent: Posters, flyers, permit applications, and correspondence
    Online items available
    Repository: San Diego City Clerk's Archives
    San Diego, California 92101
    Abstract: The Gutierrez Spanish Tent Show, or Gutierrez Show Compañía Mexicana de Autómatas y Variedades, was a traveling tent show that came regularly at least during the 1930s and 1940s to the Barrio Logan section of San Diego. Some years shows were also given in Old Town, San Diego. The show included theatrical performances, puppet shows, mimes, impressionists, a wire act, juggling, tumbling, a rope act and a clown act, all for Spanish audiences.
    Language of Material: Spanish; Castilian

    Access

    public, municipal records and archives

    Publication Rights

    public access, municipal records and archives of the City of San Diego

    Preferred Citation

    The Gutierrez Spanish Tent Show. San Diego City Clerk's Archives

    Acquisition Information

    municipal records and archives of the City of San Diego

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Posters, flyers, permit applications, petitions and correspondence, dating from 1936-1940

    Indexing Terms

    Rosete y Aranda
    Tent Shows
    Marionettes
    Puppets
    Puppet Shows
    Puppetry
    Barrio Logan
    Old Town
    Impersonations
    mimes
    Circus
    theater
    Mexico
    Spanish Vaudiville
    Vaudiville
    Imperial Valley Earthquake
    Brawley Earthquake 1940
    Resolution 71370
    fire marshal
    Exposition in New Orleans
    Gold Medal winner at Exposition in New Orleans
    E. R. Newton
    H. C. Haelsig
    Gutierrez
    Moreno
    McDonney
    Rosete y Aranda
    Gutierrez Show Compañía Mexicana de Autómatas y Variedades
    City Planning Commission
    City Engineering
    City Council
    Rosete y Aranda
    City Clerk's Office
    Barrio Logan
    Crosby Street
    National Avenue
    Logan Avenue
    Taylor Street
    Juan Street
    So. Grand Ave., Los Angeles
    Brawley
    Imperial Valley
    New Orleans
    Mexico
    poster
    flyer
    program
    artwork
    advertisement
    correspondence
    petition
    permit application
    Chief Inspector Business Manager Puppeteer Impersonator
    advertisement
    petition
    permit application
    poster
    inspection
    puppeteer
    business manager
    entertainer
    performer
    impersonator
    mime
    acrobat
    clown
    inspector