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Count of Gálvez Historical Society Records, 1987-1994 | University of Miami Cuban Heritage Collection

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ID: CHC5194

Creator: Count of Gálvez Historical Society

Extent: 2.0 Boxes

Formats/Genres: Financial statements, Letters

Languages: English, Spanish;Castilian

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Records document official activities of Count of Gálvez Historical Society established in Miami in 1988 by Cuban exiles and Spanish personalities living in Miami.  Its purpose is to make people of the United States and Florida know the role of Spain and Spanish speaking countries, their peoples, culture and civilization, as well as to provide information on discovery and settlement of Florida. In addition, its purpose is promoting Spanish traditions, history and culture.  The materials consist of official correspondence, Public Acts, information about Spanish and Cuban History presented on various conferences, clippings and folders discussing Spanish castles, museums, cities and  achievements of King Carlos III, as well as clippings about historical research of Dr. Carlos Fernandes-Shaw,  the information about conferences, which took place at Koubek Center, Articles of Incorporation, by-laws, corporate and tax documents, financial records including budgets, minutes of meetings of directors, treasury correspondence, membership forms and materials with historical research for speeches.

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Count of G lvez Historical Society
Spain - History

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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 for more information.

Acquisition Method: Gift of Fernando García-Chacón, Marqués de Salinas, 2006.

Preferred Citation: Count of Gálvez Historical Society Records, Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

Finding Aid Revision History: The collection-level record created by Beata Bergen, November 2009.

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