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Caribbean and South American Ephemera Collection

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Administrative Information

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Haiti

Haiti: Newspapers

Haiti: Newspapers and Magazines

Oversized Materials

Jamaica

Dominican Republic

Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago: Bamboo Souvenir Map Tray

Grenada

Brazil

The Bahamas

Curaçao

Cuba

Puerto Rico

Miscellaneous

Newspapers

Trinidad - Newspapers

Haiti - Newspapers

Case 5

Panama



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Caribbean and South American Ephemera Collection | University of Miami Special Collections

By Tiffany Saulter and Beatrice Skokan

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Collection Overview

Title: Caribbean and South American Ephemera CollectionAdd to your cart.

ID: ASM0001

Extent: 19.0 Boxes

Date Acquired: 09/12/2013

Languages: French, English, Spanish;Castilian, Portuguese

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection of fragmentary texts and images documents cultural expressions from the Caribbean and South America. The items consist of many of the transistory materials grouped under ephemera such as posters, postcards, leaflets, tracts, special editions, programs and menus published in countries such as the Bahamas, Brasil, Cuba, Curaçao Grenada, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Puerto Rico and Trinidad and Tobago.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.

Acquisition Method: CAAD Items purchased with the support of the Florida Blue Cross Blue Shield Grant Summer 2013.

Related Materials:

American Committee for Protection of Foreign Born records, 1968-1992.

Caribbean Documents collection, 1699-1959.

Latin American and Caribbean Photograph collection, 1901-1950.

For more information please see http://merrick.library.miami.edu/specialCollections/asm0570/.

Preferred Citation: Caribbean and South American Ephemera Collection, Special Collections, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida.

Processing Information: Arranged by Tiffany Saulter under the supervision of Beatrice Skokan.

Finding Aid Revision History: Revised by Beatrice Skokan, March 2012.


Box and Folder Listing


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[Box 1: Haiti],
[Box 2: Haiti: Newspapers, 1992, 2006-2010],
[Box 3: Haiti: Newspapers and Magazines, 1950, 2011],
[Box 4: Oversized Materials],
[Box 5: Jamaica],
[Box 6: Dominican Republic],
[Box 7: Trinidad and Tobago],
[Box 8: Trinidad and Tobago: Bamboo Souvenir Map Tray],
[Box 9: Grenada],
[Box 10: Brazil],
[Box 11: The Bahamas],
[Box 12: Curaçao],
[Box 13: Cuba],
[Box 14: Puerto Rico],
[Box 15: Miscellaneous],
[Box 16: Newspapers],
[Box 17: Trinidad - Newspapers],
[Box 18: Haiti - Newspapers],
[Case 5],
[Box 19: Panama],
[All]

Box 5: JamaicaAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Travel Guides and BrochuresAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Camp UtopiaAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Jamaica-British West Indies, September 1948Add to your cart.
Item 3: Jamaica Inn: Ocho Rios Jamaica B.W.I.Add to your cart.
Item 4: Courtleigh Manor Jamaica, 1954Add to your cart.
Item 5: Hotel Casa Blanca: Jamaica, British West IndiesAdd to your cart.
Item 6: Hotel Chatham: Montego Bay, Jamaica, B.W.I. on the Shore of the Caribbean, 1954Add to your cart.
Item 7: Holiday Paradise in Jamaica: Ask Mr. Foster Travel Serivce Inc.Add to your cart.
Item 8: Jamaica British West IndiesAdd to your cart.
Item 9: The Fairfield: Montego Bay, Jamaica, B.W.I.Add to your cart.
Item 10: Bay Roc: Montego Bay, Jamaica, B.W.I.Add to your cart.
Item 11: Jamaica: Hotel Association Winter Rates, 1956Add to your cart.
Item 12: The Silver Seas Directly on the CaribbeanAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: "The Maroons: The Wisdom of Ricardo Dillon", n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Flyers and AnnouncementsAdd to your cart.
Item 1: "There's a Party Happening in Iration - Reggae every Saturday at 3014 Myrtle St., Oakland."Add to your cart.
Item 2: "Caribbean Media and Community Resources Presents the Bay Area Film Premiere of Rastafari Voices", 1980Add to your cart.
On the front, there is an advertsiment for a film premiere in the California Bay Area, and on the back is an article "Tourists Rescued from Kangaroo Court: Rastas' 'African Village' at Heroes Park to be destroyed by KSAC" from September 2, 1978 and an adjoining article, entitled "New deadline for brethren in Park."
Folder 4: Flyer: Discover Jamaica, celebrating 22 years of Jamaican independenceAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Flyer: Dwayne's House, creating safe housing for homeless LGBT youth, who are currently living in sewers, in JamaicaAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Flyer: Yard Roots Magazine presents: Reggae with The Celestial Lions: A benefit for the Caribbean Media and Community Resources Inc, A Black History Month CelebrationAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Brochure: Esso Jamaica Road Map, 1964Add to your cart.

Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Haiti],
[Box 2: Haiti: Newspapers, 1992, 2006-2010],
[Box 3: Haiti: Newspapers and Magazines, 1950, 2011],
[Box 4: Oversized Materials],
[Box 5: Jamaica],
[Box 6: Dominican Republic],
[Box 7: Trinidad and Tobago],
[Box 8: Trinidad and Tobago: Bamboo Souvenir Map Tray],
[Box 9: Grenada],
[Box 10: Brazil],
[Box 11: The Bahamas],
[Box 12: Curaçao],
[Box 13: Cuba],
[Box 14: Puerto Rico],
[Box 15: Miscellaneous],
[Box 16: Newspapers],
[Box 17: Trinidad - Newspapers],
[Box 18: Haiti - Newspapers],
[Case 5],
[Box 19: Panama],
[All]



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