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Caribbean and South American Ephemera Collection

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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


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]

Box 10: BrazilAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Biography, 1973Add to your cart.
Comic: Dos Baloes de Santos-Dumont À Viagem À Lua
Folder 2: Why are Africa and all its resources the birthright of African people everywhere?Add to your cart.
A political tract illustrating the claim that African people have to African resources
Folder 3: Association of Citizens' Councils' "Land of One Race"Add to your cart.
Single sheet print-out from the Association of Citizens' Councils in Winona, Mississippi. "Brief anti-miscegenation tract. Quotes newspaper account of Brazil's ethnic melting pot; 'Is this to be the fate of our beloved Nation, decreed by nine political appointees to impress the Asiatics and using as their authority the writing of Socialist and Communist tinged authors?' Refers to the Supreme Court's school desegregation decision as the 'BLACK MONDAY decree'" -Bolerium
Folder 4: Manifesto: Precisamos de um novo partido que unifique a esquerda Brasileira, 2003Add to your cart.
"[Brazil]: Novo Partido, [2003]. 4p., newsprint, 11.5x12.5 inches. First page is the text of the declaration of principles of the as-yet unnamed new unified left party; the following pages list the first 2,600 signatories." -Bolerium
Folder 5: Movimento Nacional de Meninos e Meninas de Rua [National Movement of Street Children], ca. 2000Add to your cart.
"Brasilia, Brazil: Movimento Nacional de Meninos e Meninas de Rua, [circa 2000]. Six-panel brochure, illustrated, text in Portugese. Introduction to the advocacy group." -Bolerium
Folder 6: Centro Humanitário de Apoio á Mulher, 2001-2002Add to your cart.
"[Six educational pamphlets on human trafficking and sex tourism issued by the Centro Humanitário de Apoio á Mulher]. Bahia, Brazil: Centro Humanitário de Apoio á Mulher, 2001-2002. Six pamphlets of various formats, including one seven-page 8.5x6 inch comic book. Cautionary materials for Brazilian women about international sex tourism, ways that third wolrd women are exploited in the first world, resources for those who find themselves trapped in such situations, etc. Most text in Portuguese, some portions in English and German." -Bolerium
Item 1: Mulheres for ExportAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Vídeo Sobre a Realidade de Brasileiras na SuíçaAdd to your cart.
Item 3: Tráfico de MulheresAdd to your cart.
Item 4: Viagem ao Exterior. Sonho ou Resadelo?Add to your cart.
Item 5: CHAME: Centro Humanitário de Apoio á MulherAdd to your cart.
Item 6: Dinha e os TuristasAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Menu: Excelsior Hotel, 1941Add to your cart.
A menu from the hotel in Brazil, written in Spanish. Pan American Airways System logo on back side.

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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