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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Content Note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

University of Texas San Antonio

A Guide to the Eugenio Cortez Collection, 1893-1900, 1914-1918 and undated



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Cortez, Eugenio.
Title: Eugenio Cortez Collection
Dates: 1893-1900, 1914-1918 and undated
Creator Abstract: The Cortez family moved from San Diego, Texas to San Antonio, Texas.
Content Abstract: The collection predominantly consists of 30 photographs documenting landmarks in San Diego, Texas and San Antonio, Texas as well as Eugenio Cortez's family members.
Identification: MS 356
Extent: 1.5 linear feet
Language: Materials are in English and Spanish.
Repository: The University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.

Biographical Note

The Cortez family moved from San Diego, Texas to San Antonio, Texas.

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Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of 30 photographs documenting landmarks in San Diego, TX and San Antonio, TX as well as Eugenio Cortez's family members, a scrapbook of comics, and an autograph album.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is housed at UTSA's Main Campus and must be accessed via the John Peace Library Special Collections reading room. To request access, please use the Collections Request Form.

Use Restrictions

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Cortez, Eugenio
Locations
San Antonio (Tex.)
San Diego (Tex.)
Genres/Formats
Photographs
Local Subjects
Immigration/Migration
Photographs/Photography
San Antonio History

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Related Materials

There are no known other archival collections created by Eugenio Cortez at the date of accessioning.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Eugenio Cortez collection, MS 356, University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.

Acquisition Information

Donated in July 2011 (2011-030).

Processing Information

Collection encoded by Nikki Lynn Thomas, Manuscripts Curator.

Collection processed by Melissa Gohlke, Assistant Archivist, March 2018.

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Photographs

Box
1 Identified, 1900-1918 and undated
Unidentified, undated
Drawer
70 Unidentified family portraits, undated
Unidentified church, undated
Southern Cement Products Company (hand-tinted panoramic of work yard), undated

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Print Materials

Box
1 "If wishes came true" postcard, undated 1900-1918 and undated
San Diego High School Commencement program, 1948
"Humor" scrapbook with comics, undated
Autograph book, 1893-1894

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