University of Arizona

The Morales de Escárcega Family Library, the whole is greater than the sum of its parts

Manuscript of Convento de Santo Domingo de Mexico documents

The Morales de Escárcega Family and library odyssey from Tlaxcala, to Puebla, to Mexico City, and the books to Tucson provides a chronicle of national history and intellectual evolution. The talk briefly discusses the family adventure, and evaluates the books, pamphlets, and photographs; and how, if taken together, offer a mosaic of Mexican culture and experience.

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