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  1. Papers of L. Marguerite Collier

    Marguerite Collier, 1893-1976, was a teacher in Tucson, Arizona and began a Mexican folklore club at Carrillo School in 1933 to encourage interest in the music, art and drama of Mexico. In 1936 she introduced to her students the tradition of "las pos ...

    castanoe - 2013-05-07 14:14

  2. Papers of Vicente S. Acosta

    Vicente S. Acosta, 1918-1983, taught Spanish and served as chair of the Spanish department at Santa Rita High School in Tucson, Arizona. He developed an interest in numerous elements of Southwestern folklore, such as folksongs, herbal remedies, and the wa ...

    castanoe - 2013-05-07 14:25

  3. Records of the Tucson Meet Yourself Festival

    Correspondence, financial records, publicity materials, photographs, slides, audio tape reels and tape reel transcripts documenting the Tucson Meet Yourself festival from 1974 to 1994. Included materials: Photographs Film Audio Recordings Manuscript Subje ...

    castanoe - 2013-05-07 14:34

  4. Southwest Folklore Center Small Manuscripts Collection

    Manuscript materials, printed texts and photographs acquired by the Southwest Folklore Center after its establishment in 1980, on topics concerning folklore and popular music in Arizona, the Southwest, and northern Mexico. Included materials: Manuscript S ...

    castanoe - 2013-05-07 14:42

  5. Records of the Southwest Folklore Center

    The Southwest Folklore Center was founded in 1979 upon the dissolution of the University of Arizona Folklore Committee. Since then it has served as an archive for folklore material. Its activities include actively researching and collecting information ab ...

    castanoe - 2013-05-07 16:04

  6. University of Arizona Folklore Committee Records

    The University of Arizona Folklore Committee, founded in 1943 by Professor Frances Gillmor, created the Folklore Archive in 1945 to conserve folkloric materials being collected statewide by the interdepartmental Committee. The committee collected songs, t ...

    castanoe - 2014-09-30 15:42