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Asela Torres Photography Collection

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Asela Torres Photography Collection, circa 1970s-2006 | University of Miami Cuban Heritage Collection

By Natalie Baur, September 2012

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Collection Overview

Title: Asela Torres Photography Collection, circa 1970s-2006Add to your cart.View associated digital content.

ID: CHC5277

Creator: Torres, Asela

Extent: 15.0 Boxes

Arrangement: Series I is available through the University of Miami Digital Collections website. Series II is arranged by materials format.

Languages: Spanish;Castilian, English

Abstract

The Asela Torres Photography Collection contains photographs and published materials featuring the photographs of Cuban-born theater photographer Asela Torres.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Asela Torres Photography Collection contains digitized photographs and published materials featuring the photographs of Cuban-born theater photographer, Asela Torres.

This collection is divided into two series. Series I contains digitized photographs taken by Asela Torres at various theater events and performances. These digitized photographs are accesible through the University of Miami Digital Collections website. Series II contains original theater programs, pamphlets, and ephemera featuring photography by Torres.

Biographical Note

As a professional photographer, Cuban-born Asela Torres has documented the performing arts in Miami for over 40 years.  Her work provides a detailed chronicle of the growth and development of Cuban and Hispanic arts in South Florida.

Subject/Index Terms

Cuban American artists - Florida - Miami
Photographers - United States
Theater - Production and direction - United States
Torres, Asela

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner. Please, contact chc@miami.edu for more information.

Acquisition Method: Gifts of Asela Torres and others.

Related Materials: CHC5212 Luis J. Botifoll Oral History Project interview with Asela Torres. For more information please see http://merrick.library.miami.edu/cdm/ref/collection/chc5212/id/91.

Preferred Citation: Asela Torres Photography Collection, Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

Processing Information: Processed by Natalie Baur, September, 2012. Currently, approximately 14 linear feet of materials is in processing.

Finding Aid Revision History: Revised by Natalie Baur, February 2013.




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