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Benson Latin American Collection (University of Texas at Austin)
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The Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection is one of the world’s premiere repositories of Latin American and U.S. Latina/o materials. It was founded in 1921 with the acquisition of a large private collection of Mexican material. Today, the library holds materials from across the region, comprising over one million books in the circulating collections, over 8,000 linear feet of archival and manuscript materials, more than 20,000 maps and 100,000 photographs, and tens of thousands of items in other media including sound recordings, video, drawings, and ephemera. In addition, the Benson maintains one of world’s largest collections of digital assets on Latin America, which includes unique archives in human rights, indigenous languages, and the first books published in the Americas.
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Jul 4, 2020 - William B. Stephens Collection
Hernández de Bonilla, Alonso; Rios, Pedro de los (scribe), 2020, "Acta del Tribunal de la Inquisición sobre el delito de declarar que la simple fornicación con las mujeres públicas no es pecado, 1576 Febrero 26", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/TLVEJJ, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Act from the Tribunal of the Inquisition of Mexico on the crime of declaring that simple fornication with public women is not a sin. Extent: 1 f. (2 p.)
Dec 10, 2017 - Relaciones Geográficas of Mexico and Guatemala
Leyva, Antonio de; Acuña, René, 2017, "Ameca (Guadalajara), 1579 October 2-December 15", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/PYJ19H, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Descripción de Ameca, hecha por su alcalde mayor Antonio de Leyva, en 15 de diciembre de 1579. Original. 12 fojas y un mapa. 14 ℓ. 31 cm. Colored map, 43 x 31.5 cm., Call Number: JGI XXIII-10 Document in the public domain. Please cite: Joaquín García Icazbalceta Collection of Rel...
Mar 1, 2018 - Genaro García Collection
Ennis, Arthur J., 2018, "Augustinian Religious Professions in Sixteenth Century Mexico, 1534-1599", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/Y95FWM, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1, UNF:6:nsktLkpozq2YMGcqYxh/WQ== [fileUNF]
Biographic and other data related to the professions of Augustinian friars in 16th-century Mexico extracted primarily from the books of professions of the convents of Mexico City, Puebla de los Angeles, and Oaxaca. The original book of professions of Mexico City's convent is in t...
Feb 18, 2020 - Latin American Digital Initiatives (LADI)
Museo de la Palabra y la Imagen; Latin American Digital Initiatives, 2019, "Colección Conflicto Armado del Museo de la Palabra y la imagen", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/AE3DP2, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V3
The Colección Conflicto Armado contains scans of political posters from the period of the Salvadoran Civil War. The posters were produced in support of anti-government activities in El Salvador as well as solidarity organizations outside the country. The posters are housed at the...
Dec 14, 2017 - Relaciones Geográficas of Mexico and Guatemala
Salas, Cristóbal de; Acuña, René, 2017, "Cozautepec (Oaxaca), circa 1580", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/UBBRLX, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Descripción de Cozautepec, hecha por su corregidor Cristóbal de Salas, sin fecha. Original. 3 fojas. Appended to "Descripción de Tetiquipa (Oaxaca)" 3 ℓ. 31 cm., Call Number: JGI XXV-06 Document in the public domain. Please cite: Joaquín García Icazbalceta Collection of Relacione...
Feb 25, 2018 - Relaciones Geográficas of Mexico and Guatemala
Gallegos, Gonzalo; Acuña, René, 2018, "Culhuacán (México), 1580 January 17", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/YSSPV0, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
Descripción de Culhuacán por Gonzalo Gallegos, 17 de enero 1580. Original. 2 fojas. 2 ℓ. 31 cm., Call Number: JGI XXIII-14 Document in the public domain. Please cite: Joaquín García Icazbalceta Collection of Relaciones Geográficas of Mexico and Guatemala, Benson Latin American Co...
Edmundo O'Gorman Collection(University of Texas at Austin)
Jul 5, 2020Latin American Collections
Transcription text files for official documents and other papers relating to the history of 16th-20th century Mexico in the Edmundo O'Gorman Collection. The transcriptions were contributed by citizen collaborators through UT Libraries' FromThePage platform. Text files (METS, Micr...
Jun 22, 2020 - Fidel Castro Speech Database, 1959-1996
Roig Blay, Karla, 2020, "Fidel Castro Agricultural Building Inauguration Speeches, 1972-1990, from the Fidel Castro Speech Database", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/SZU18S, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
The map was based on the Castro Speech Database, which is hosted in the Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC), LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections. The map includes a subset of 7 buildings that were inaugurated by Castro from July 1972 to July 1990. T...
Jun 22, 2020 - Fidel Castro Speech Database, 1959-1996
Roig Blay, Karla, 2020, "Fidel Castro Building Inauguration Speeches, 1960-1994, from the Fidel Castro Speech Database", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/QG7ZNI, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
The map was created as part of the online exhibition “Inauguration Speeches by Fidel Castro 1960-1994”, based on the Castro Speech Database, which is hosted in the Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC) by the LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections. The m...
Jun 22, 2020 - Fidel Castro Speech Database, 1959-1996
Roig Blay, Karla, 2020, "Fidel Castro Educational Building Inauguration Speeches, 1960-1993, from the Fidel Castro Speech Database", https://doi.org/10.18738/T8/JESJRV, Texas Data Repository Dataverse, V1
The map was created as part of the online exhibition “Inauguration Speeches by Fidel Castro 1960-1994”, based on the Castro Speech Database, which is hosted in the Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC) by the LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections. The m...
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