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Collection of Antonio Vanegas Arroyo broadsides
MS 035  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing History
  • Collection Scope and Contents
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Collection of Antonio Vanegas Arroyo broadsides
    Date (inclusive): circa 1882-1931
    Collection Number: MS 035
    Creator: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm)
    Extent: 2.15 linear feet (2 boxes)
    Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Abstract: This collection contains broadsides created by Antonio Vanegas Arroyo's publishing firm in Mexico. The broadsides, printed in Spanish, contain political news about important figures of late 19th and early 20th centuries such as Pancho Villa and Emiliano Zapata. The broadsides critique figures of Mexico and daily news in the form of songs and articles, and would have been distributed throughout Mexico City where Antonio Arroyo was from.
    Languages: The collection is in Spanish and Castilian.


    This 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]. Collection of Antonio Vanegas Arroyo broadsides (MS 035). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Acquisition Information

    Provenance unknown.

    Processing History

    Processed by Serena Rodholm, Student Processing Assistant, 2018.
    Processing of the Collection of Antonio Vanegas Arroyo broadsides was completed by undergraduate students from the University 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.

    Collection Scope and Contents

    This collection, ranging from 1882-1931, contains broadsides created by Antonio Vanegas Arroyo's publishing firm in Mexico. The broadsides consists of articles, political news, cartoons, and songs regarding stories discussing politics, marriage, death, and natural disasters. Some of these political broadsides discuss important Mexican figures such as Emiliano Zapata, Pancho Villa, Alvaro Obregón, Francisco Madero, Maximilian, Victoriano Huerta, Rodolfo Gaona, Eufemio Zapata, and Venustiano Carranza. Broadsides like these would have been circulated throughout Mexico City.

    Collection Arrangement

    The collection is arranged alphabetically by title.

    Indexing Terms

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


    Barillas, Manuel L.
    Carranza, Venustiano, 1859-1920
    de Mora, Bernardo
    Díaz, Porfirio, 1830-1915
    Gaona, Rodolfo, 1888-1975
    Huerta, Victoriano, 1845-1916
    Madero, Francisco I., 1873-1913
    Maximilian, Emperor of Mexico, Emperor of Mexico, 1832-1867
    Obregón, Álvaro, 1880-1928
    Villa, Pancho, 1878-1923
    Zapata, Emiliano, 1879-1919
    Zapata, Eufemio, 1873-1917
    Folklore -- Mexico
    Folk songs, Spanish -- Mexico
    Mexico -- History -- 20th century
    Mexico -- History -- Revolution, 1910-1920
    Popular culture -- Mexico

    Genres and Forms of Materials

    Broadsheet (format)