Queretaro (Mexico) -- History
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Series — Box 254.1
Scope and Contents / Alcance y Contenido This series includes 59 albumen photographs from Mexico during the late 19th century. The subjects of these photographs include portraits, churches, plazas, views of towns and villages, landscapes, and Iztaccihuatl and Popocatepetl volcanoes. Most of these photographs were taken by Abel Briquet except for two boudoir cards that are attributed to James Woodsey. Some of these photographs may belong to Briquet’s albums “Vistas Mexicanas”, “Tipos Mexicanos”, and “Antiguedades Mexicanas”. ...
Dates: ca. 1870 - 1890
Scope and Contents / Alcance y Contenido The collection consists of two albums entitled "Álbum Histórico Gráfico. Colección de mil fotografías de los principales sucesos acaecidos durante las épocas de Díaz, de la Barra, Madero, Huerta, Carbajal, la Convención y Carranza" which contain black and white photographs from 1910 to 1930. These photographs were compiled and/or taken by Agustín Victor Casasola, one of the most significant photographers during the Mexican Revolution period. The first album includes photographs of Venustiano...
Dates: 1910 - 1930
Scope and Content Collection consists of original documents, translations, and photostats primarily concerning people and events in New Mexico and Mexico. Documents on New Mexico include a 1681 journal of Antonio de Otermin relating to the Pueblo Revolt of 1680; a photostat of a 1710 royal decree by the Duke of Albuquerque suppressing a bible printed in London; and the report of a 1749 investigation by Governor Tomas Velez de Cachupin regarding French incursions into Taos, New Mexico. English translations...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents / Alcance y Contenido This collection consists of various series of photographs of diverse places, subjects, dates, and formats taken in Mexico during the late 19th century and early 20th century. These photographs were taken by Abel Briquet, Charles B. Waite, Winfield Scott, Jacob Granat, Thomas J. Cockrell, Pablo Villanueva, and other unidentified authors.Esta colección consiste de varias series de fotografías de diversos lugares, temas, fechas, y formatos tomadas en México a finales del siglo 19 y...
Dates: 1870 - 1920