The Benson Latin American Collection

Velia Jiménez Morelos Papers, circa 1990s

Preliminary Inventory

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Jiménez Morelos, Velia, 1921-2015
Title: Velia Jiménez Morelos Papers
Dates: circa 1990s
Abstract: This collection contains materials relating to quinceañera instruction in Tucson, Arizona by Velia Jiménez Morelos.
Accession No.: 2015-43
Extent: 1 linear foot
Language: English
Repository: Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Velia Jimenez Morelos was a long-time activist. She was honored with a Brick Paver in the Women's Plaza of Honor at the University of Arizona for her achievements in activism, business, politics, self-epmloyment, social service, and volunteering.

Scope and Contents Note

This is a preliminary inventory only, and additions are ongoing. The collection is currently unprocessed, but is available to researchers in the Benson Collection Rare Books and Manuscripts Reading Room.


Access Restrictions


Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.

Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Jimenez Morelos, Velia, 1921-2015.
Quinceañera (Social custom)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Velia Jiménez Morelos, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin.

Acquisition Information



No further materials are expected for this collection.

Box and Folder Inventory

1 Quinceañera instuction in Tucson, Arizona; essays, circa 1990s
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