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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Contents Note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Printed Materials, 1976-1981

Audiovisual Materials, 1975

The Benson Latin American Collection

Joel and Dina Sherzer Collection of Cordel Literature, 1975-1981



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Sherzer, Joel, Sherzer, Dina
Title: Joel and Dina Sherzer Collection of Cordel Literature
Dates: 1975-1981
Abstract: Collection of literatura de cordel and related materials from Brazil. Items were collected by University of Texas at Austin profesors Joel Sherzer and Dina Sherzer from 1975-1981.
Extent: 0.25 linear feet
Language: Portuguese
Repository: Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents Note

The Joel and Dina Sherzer Collection of Cordel Literature consist of approximately 0.25 linear feet. The collection is organized into two different series: Published Materials and Audiovisual Materials.

The Printed Materials series is organized by type of material and chronologically. Numerous cordels and a series of publications by the Brazilian Ministry of Education and Culture are featured.

The Audiovisual Materials series is organized by type of material and chronologically. A 1975 trip by the Sherzers to the Brazilian Amazon is highlighted in this series.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.

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Index Terms

Subjects
Chapbooks, Brazil
Street literature -- Brazil
Places
Brazil.

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Related Material

Coleção de Literatura de Cordel.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Joel and Dina Sherzer Collection of Cordel Literature, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin.

Acquisition Information

Donation.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Dylan Joy, May 2018.

Additions

No further materials are expected for this collection.

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Box and Folder Inventory

Printed Materials, 1976-1981

Box Folder
1 Cordels
1 Jota Rodrigues (José Rodrigues de Oliveira), undated
2 José Rodrigues de Oliveira, undated
3 Zepraxédi, o poeta-vaqueiro, 1979-1981
4 Various authors and editors, 1976-1980
5 Various authors and editors, undated
Ministry of Education and Culture
6 Cadernos de folklore - Capoeira, Literatura de Cordel, Medicina popular, Enigmas populares, 1976-1977
7 Cadernos de folklore - Ticumbi, Samba de Caboclo, Congos de Paraíba, Congadas paranaenses, 1976-1977
8 Cadernos de folklore - Dança de Lelê, Barca da Paraíba, Quilombo, Bandas de Congos, 1978-1980

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Audiovisual Materials, 1975

Box Folder
1 35mm Slides
9 Brazilian Amazon, 1975

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