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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing History
  • Biographical Note
  • Collection Scope and Contents
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Damaged Slides
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Sabino Osuna papers
    Date (inclusive): circa 1910-2010
    Collection Number: MS 028
    Creator: Osuna, Sabino
    Extent: 15.34 linear feet ( 7 drop front storage boxes, 1 photo album, 11 lantern slide storage boxes)
    Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Abstract: This collection contains glass plate negatives, photographs, and lantern slides of the Mexican Revolution done by commercial photographer Sabino Osuna. Includes images of Francisco Madero, Victoriano Huerta, Alvaro Obregón, Emiliano Zapata, and Pancho Villa, as well as street warfare during La Decena Trágica.
    Languages: The collection is in Spanish.

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright Unknown: Some materials in these collections may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction, and/or commercial use, of some materials may be restricted by gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing agreement(s), and/or trademark rights. Distribution or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. To the extent other restrictions apply, permission for distribution or reproduction from the applicable rights holder is also required. Responsibility for obtaining permissions, and for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], [date if possible]. Sabino Osuna papers (MS 028). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Processing History

    Processed by Julianna Gil, 2018.
    Processing of the Sabino Osuna papers was completed by undergraduate students from the Univrsity of California, Riverside as part of the Special Collections & University Archives Backlog Processing Project started in 2015. This project was funded by the UCR Library and administered by Jessica Geiser, Collections Management Librarian.

    Biographical Note

    Sabino Osuna had a career as a commerical photographer in Mexico City, Mexico. He specialized in portraits and architectural studies before the Mexican Revolution began. Osuna documented the war through his photography by capturing street battles and presidents, such as Francisco I. Madero.

    Collection Scope and Contents

    This collection contains glass plate negatives, photographs, and lantern slides of the Mexican Revolution that were taken by commercial photographer Sabino Osuna. Includes images of Francisco Madero, Victoriano Huerta, Alvaro Obregón, Emiliano Zapata, and Pancho Villa as well as street warfare during La Decena Trágica. The collection also features pieces from his commercial work.

    Collection Arrangement

    The collection is arranged into two series as follows:
    Series 1 is arranged alphabetically, according to calisphere.org. Series 2 is arranged topically.
    1. Series 1. Photographs of the Mexican Revolution, circa 1910-2010
    2. Series 2. Commercial Photography, undated

    Damaged Slides

    A number of the slides in this collection are cracked and a note has been added to those items affected.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Mexico
    Mexico -- History -- Decena Trágica, 1913
    Mexico -- History -- Revolution, 1910-1920

    Genres and Forms of Materials

    Clichés-verre (negatives)
    Lantern slides
    Photographs