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Veracruz, Mexico photograph album
MS 259  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing History
  • Collection Scope and Contents
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Veracruz, Mexico photograph album
    Date (inclusive): circa 1910-1920
    Collection Number: MS 259
    Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet (1 album)
    Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
    Riverside, CA 92517-5900
    Abstract: The collection consists of approximately 200 photographs and photographic postcards depicting various places, people, and landmarks in Veracruz, Mexico, taken between 1910 and 1920.
    Languages: The collection is in English and Spanish.


    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]. Veracruz, Mexico photograph album (MS 259). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

    Processing History

    Processed by Julianna Gil, 2018.
    Processing of the Veracruz, Mexico photograph album 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 contains approximately 150 photographs documenting different landmarks and regions throughout Veracruz, Mexico, including the Hotel Plaza Acayucan, San Juan de Ulúa, and Catedral de Orizaba.
    The collection also includes 50 photographic and other postcards of Veracruz, some of which were sent between members of the Haller and Clarke families living in San Antonio, Texas, and Mexico.

    Indexing Terms

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


    Acayucan (Veracruz-Llave, Mexico)
    Castillo de San Juan de Ulúa (Mexico)
    Clarke family
    Coatzacoalcos (Mexico)
    Haller family
    Orizaba (Veracruz-Llave, Mexico)
    Veracruz-Llave (Mexico : State)

    Genres and Forms of Materials

    Photographic postcards