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Guide to the Barranco Bros. vaudeville show photograph collection, ca. 1910-ca. 1925?
BANC PIC 1997.027--PIC  
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  • Collection Summary
  • Information for Researchers
  • Administrative Information
  • Historical Note
  • Scope and Content

  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: Barranco Bros. Vaudeville Show Photograph Collection,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1910-ca. 1925?
    Collection Number: BANC PIC 1997.027--PIC
    Creator: Barranco family
    Extent: 79 photographs Original negatives: 52 negatives : glass and film, b&w ; 8 x 10 in. or smaller. Original prints: 32 photographic prints : b&w ; various sizes
    Repository: The Bancroft Library.
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers


    Collection is open for research.
    NEGATIVES RESTRICTED: use viewing prints and original photographic prints shelved as BANC PIC 1997.027-PIC.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Barranco Bros. vaudeville show photograph collection, BANC PIC 1997.027--PIC, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Indexing Terms

    Barranco family--Pictorial works.
    Barranco, Vidal--Portraits.
    Barranco, Teresita--Portraits.
    Vaudeville--Pictorial works.
    Circus performers--Pictorial works.
    Entertainers--Pictorial works.
    Mexican Americans--Photographs.
    Mexican American actors--Photographs.
    Mexican American musicians--Photographs.

    Administrative Information

    Acquisition Information

    Tranferred from the Barranco Bros. vaudeville show collection (BANC MSS 98/106)

    Historical Note

    Barranco Bros., a traveling Spanish language vaudeville show, was apparently based at 638 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, Calif. and run by Vidal and Teresita Barranco and other members of the Barranco family.

    Scope and Content

    Views depict members of the Barranco family, including Vidal and Teresita Barranco and several children, in posed portraits in costume for vaudeville and circus acts. Also includes group portraits of band members.