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Collection of Spanish Plays

Identifier: SC.076

These materials are 92 Spanish plays from the 19th and early 20th century. The plays are written in Spanish and contain a variey of genres spanning from opera to drama to comedy.

Dates: 1835-1941

Decree, Philip V of Spain, June 20, 1713, copy in Spanish.

Identifier: WF.643.Oversize
Content Description

Spanish manuscript, 4 pp., folio, official copy of a decree by King Philip V of Spain, executed at Madrid on June 20, 1713. Incompletely translated, indicates that Fernando Gomez de la Escalera, Captain General of the City of Havana and Island of Cuba has advised that an officer has been appointed to the task of overseeing the military situation in Mobile (Movila), and it is ordered that the military post there be provided with all needed arms and equpment.

Dates: 1713

Julian Pelaez y Del Pozo Collection

Identifier: SPC8070
Scope and Contents


Dates: 1821-1886

Lima Colonial Records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 0-202
Scope and Contents

Four printed and manuscript documents from colonial Peru, documenting financial transactions and an excommunication in Lima.

Content is in Spanish, and English translations are available for Items 1, 2, and 3.

This collection was formerly titled "Peruvian Manuscripts."

Dates: 1688, 1698; Date acquired: 02/05/1957

Severo Sarduy Collection

 Collection — translation missing: en.enumerations.container_type.container: 2 Box
Identifier: SPC8015
Scope and Contents This collection contains articles, both personal and from newspapers such as the El Nuevo Herald and ABC Madrid reflecting the local life of both Cuban and Hispanic cultures as well as personal documents detailing the life of Severo Sarduy and the political and social difficulties of Cuban life and of facing discrimination for homosexuality. Such documents are "Aprendizaje de la muerte" by Ignacio Echevarría, "En la muerte de Severo Sarduy" by Jose Miguel Ullan, and "Muere en Paris el...
Dates: Majority of material found within Date acquired: 09/28/2015