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Latin American travel ephemera
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Preferred Citation
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Scope and Contents

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Latin American travel ephemera
    Identifier/Call Number: M1993
    Physical Description: 0.5 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1884-1968
    Date (bulk): 1937-1962
    Abstract: Small artificial collection of ephemera promoting travel and tourism in Central and South America, namely Mexico, Cuba, Brazil, Panama, and Venezula.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], Latin American travel ephemera (M1993). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    This collection was purchased by Stanford University, Special Collections from 2012-2018.

    Scope and Contents

    Small collection of ephemera for American travelers including brochures, pamphlets, tour guides, and postcards (both used and unused). There are also two 1939 World's Fair promotional booklets and an English-language magazine from Cuba.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Mexico -- Description and travel.
    Cuba -- Description and travel
    Venezuela -- Description and travel
    Brazil -- Description and travel
    Panama -- Description and travel