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Vela Family and Descendants Collection additional donation

Identifier: ELIBR-2018-06

Content Description

6 boxes of records, books, A/V materials and periodicals relating to Vela and Ramirez families, the business of Al Ramirez, South Texas history, literacy & bilingual education

Acquisition Type



Donated by Valerie Ramirez over a period of a few months from 6/2018 - 10/2018

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Titles of donated books that were kept (disposition in parenthesis): 1. Antologia de Jose Vasconcelos (LOCATION: LRGV) 2. Jose Vasconcelos: A Man for All the Americas (LOCATION: LRGV) 3. Guerrero Viejo: A Photographic Essay (LOCATION: LRGV RARE) 4. For Winter Texans (LOCATION: LRGV) 5. For Winter Texans (c.2) (LOCATION: LRGV) 6. Zapata County Roots Revisited (LOCATION: LRGV) 7. Los Porciones Genealogical Society Journal V 1 Number 1 (LOCATION: LRGV) 8. Juan N. Cortina: Bandit or Patriot? (LOCATION: LRGV RARE) 9. The Mexican American and the Teaching of United States History (LOCATION: LRGV RARE) 10. The Blue Book for Visitors, Tourists, and Those Seeking A Good Time While in San Antonio, Texas (LOCATION: RARE) 11. Four Generations of Velas (LOCATION: Brownsville Border Studies Collection) 12. Caverns of Oblivion (LOCATION: Brownsville Special Collections Books)