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Guide to the Mexican movie posters, ca. 1940-1989
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Terms
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Mexican movie posters,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1940-1989
    Collection number: M0945
    Collector: Mario Moreno
    Extent: 12 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Abstract: The collection contains 410 Mexican movie posters dating 1940 through the 1980s.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information



    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Preferred Citation

    Mexican movie posters. M0945. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchased, 1997.


    Purchased, 1997.

    Access Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Moreno, Mario.
    Motion pictures--Mexico.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    Boxes 1-7 contain posters from the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s arranged alphabetically by name of movie. Boxes 8-14 contain posters from the 1970s and 1980s also arranged alphabetically by name. Posters in map folder are from the full date range; 7 are of the character Cantinflas and drawn by Mario Moreno.