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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Sketch

Scope and Content

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Collection Inventory

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Daniel Albidrez:

An Inventory of His Papers, 1912-1957, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Albidrez, Daniel, 1883-1958
Title: Daniel Albidrez Papers,
Dates: 1912-1957
Abstract: Materials pertaining to Albidrez's position with the Mexican-American burial society.
Collection # S 13.1
Quantity: 1 wallet (.25 linear feet)
Language English
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

Early Hispanic leader in Lubbock, Texas. Born 1896 in Balmore, Texas. Moved to Lubbock in 1912. In 1926, helped organize the Los Socio del Sementeric [SIC] (Associates of the Cemetery) as a support group for the residents of the Guadalupe barrio, or colonia Mexicana, in Lubbock. Served as the organization's secretary.

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Scope and Content

This collection may have been originally inventoried prior to the adoption of current standards. Patrons are advised to request any associated Reference File upon visiting the archives to view the collection, as it may provide additional information regarding the organization and scope of the materials.

Includes correspondence and ledgers. Bulks (1927-1957) with material relating to Albidrez's position with the Mexican-American burial society. Also, includes a 1934 population census of the Guadalupe barrio in Lubbock. Collection is in Spanish.

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Organization

This collection may have been originally inventoried prior to the adoption of current standards. Patrons are advised to request any associated Reference File upon visiting the archives to view the collection, as it may provide additional information regarding the organization and scope of the materials.
The Daniel Abidrez Papers is organized by the following series:

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research

Some archival collections may be housed in storage outside of the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library building. Requests to retrieve such materials may take up to 10 business days to complete. Please contact our Reference Department to arrange retrieval.

Audio, video, and film recordings may not be immediately accessible due to format, condition, or copyright status. All items must be digitized prior to patron use. Because not all collections materials have been digitized, please contact the Reference Archivist at least 10 days prior to arrival in order to coordinate digitization. Though we can digitize much of our holdings within two weeks, some media may be fragile and require specialized digitization outsourcing, which can take up to three months for completion.

Use Restrictions

Copyright is retained by either the archives or the creators and authors of items in this collection, as stipulated by U.S. copyright law.

Duplication requests are limited by departmental policies. Please contact our Reference Department for further information.

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Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Persons)
Daniel Albidrez, 1883-1958.
Subjects (Organizations)
Los Socios del Sementeric (Lubbock, Tex.)
Subjects (Places)
Lubbock (Tex.)--Social life and customs.
Mexico--History.
Mexico--Economic conditions.
Subjects
Cemeteries--Texas--Lubbock.
Civic leaders--Texas--Lubbock.
Frontier and pioneer life--Texas--Lubbock.
Mexican Americans--Texas--Lubbock.
Real estate business--Texas--Lubbock.
Social problems--Texas--Lubbock.

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Related Materials:

Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library:
Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library Oral History Collection:

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Daniel Albidrez Papers, 1912-1957, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Accession Information

Collection accession #(s):
n/a

Processing Information

Processed by: n/a

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Collection Inventory

Correspondence, 1950-1957 and undated

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Ledger I, undated

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Ledger II, undated

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Miscellaneous Materials, undated

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