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Collection of Antonio Vanegas Arroyo chapbooks
MS 235  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing History
  • Historical Note
  • Collection Scope and Contents
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Collection of Antonio Vanegas Arroyo chapbooks
    Date (inclusive): 1880-1925
    Collection Number: MS 235
    Creator: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm)
    Extent: 0.84 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
    Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Abstract: The collection is composed of chapbooks printed by the famous Mexican publisher and printer Antonio Vanegas Arroyo from 1880-1925. Chapbooks in the collection document elements of popular culture in Mexico around the turn of the century, and consist of booklets on a variety of subjects, including literature, poems, folk songs, plays, religious tracts, and healthcare advice.
    Languages: The collection is in Spanish.

    Access

    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 chapbooks (MS 235). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Processing History

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

    Historical Note

    Antonio Vanegas Arroyo was a famous printer and publisher around the turn of the century in Mexico, whose press was active from 1880 until the 1940s. Arroyo's press was known for producing a number of popular publications created by various artists and edited by Arroyo, including chapbooks, broadsides, street gazettes, comics, and corridos.

    Collection Scope and Contents

    The collection is composed of chapbooks printed by the famous Mexican publisher and printer Antonio Vanegas Arroyo from 1880-1925. Chapbooks in the collection consist of small, printed paper booklets, usually illustrated with a woodcut drawing on the cover, and occassionally containing illustrations throughout the book as well.
    Chapbooks produced by Arroyo document a variety of subjects related to popular Mexican culture, including literature, poems, folk songs, plays, religious tracts, and healthcare advice.

    Collection Arrangement

    The collection is arranged chronologically.

    Indexing Terms

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

    Subjects

    Chapbooks, Mexican
    Corridos
    Folk songs, Spanish -- Mexico
    Folklore -- Mexico
    Mexico
    Popular culture -- Mexico
    Theater -- Mexico

    Genres and Forms of Materials

    Chapbooks