Quincy University -- TPS -- Primary Source Sets -- Hispanic Americans [September 2009]

Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources at Quincy University

 

The following are resources selected from the Library of Congress on a specific topic.

Hispanic
Americans

 

Rhoads, Harry Mellon, photographer. Mexican American boys sit on an old wooden fence, probably in Denver, Colorado. (1930 - 1950). from Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division.  http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?ammem/hawp:@field(NUMBER+@band(codhawp+00186269))

Maps

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Military training map, Mexico

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Plano de la Bahía de Ocoa situado en la banda del sur de la Ysla Española. Delineado por el piloto segundo del numero D. Juan de Vera baxo la corrección de D. Pedro Rivelles, maestro delineador por S. M. en el Departamento de Cadiz a 7 de feb. de 1784.

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Plano del Puerto de Plata situado en la costa del N. de la Ysla de Santo Domingo en la latitud de 19013' N y en la longd. de 306018' segun Thenerife / fecit, Soto.

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[Isthmus of Panama from Cartagena to Nicaragua showing both coasts].

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Plan of Genl. Wool's camp at Buena-Vista, August 1847.

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Plan général de l'enceinte et des ouvrages projettés pour fortifier la place de Sto. Domingo.

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Map showing coast of Argentina from 44005'S to 49052'S : Union Point to Port San Julián].

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Map showing Caribbean coast of Central America from Belize to Nicaragua].

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[Map showing coast of Argentina from 420S to 530S (Chubut River to Strait of Magellan including Falkland Islands)].

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[Map showing coast of Ecuador between Punta de los Reyes, Colombia and Cabo Blanco, Peru].

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[Map showing Hispaniola, eastern portions of Cuba and Jamaica, western portion of Puerto Rico, and other adjacent islands].

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Map of the Mexican National Railway showing the lines granted by the Mexican government to the Mexican National Construction Company (Palmer-Sullivan concession) / from the map of Captain Nioux.

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A map of the West Indies and of the Mexican-Gulph [sic].

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Caribbean Map

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A Portuguese World View

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The Luso-Hispanic World in Maps

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Plano del puerto de Omoa.

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Descripción del Río Tigris desde Canton hasta la Ysla de Lankeet

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Plano de Costa Ricae / corregida el año de 1746 por diferentes pilotos de la Real Armada.

 

Music

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Ah mi madre querida = Ah, Mother dear (music)

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La estrella del Oriente = Star of the East (music)

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Arroz con leche = Rice pudding (music)

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El soldado = The Soldier  (music)

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Palomita, que hace? = Little dove, what are you doing? (music)

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Hispano Music and Culture of the Northern Rio Grande

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Zacatecas march. Select Cuban and Mexican music; 4036. 1904

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A Different Drum (Musical Instrument game)

 

Other

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Bird's eye view of Panama City from Ancon Hill.

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Your presence is cordially invited to the formal opening on Thursday afternoon, October twelfth from 3:00 to 5:00 o'clock of The Hispanic Room recently completed on the second floor of the Main Library Building. [1939].

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Mexican Catholic Church, Deming, N.Mex..

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Mario Cuomo tiene dos cunadas hispanas

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La reforma electoral en nuestras Antillas / por S. Andrés. (Spanish)

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A recent campaign in Puerto Rico by the Independent Regular Brigade under the command of Brig. General Schwan, by Karl Stephen Herrmann.

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Historia de la insurrección de Lares, precedida de una reseña de los trabajos separatistas que se vienen haciendo en la isla de Puerto-Rico desde la emancipación de las demás posesiones hispano-ultramarinas, y seguida de todos los documentos á ella referentes; por don José Pérez Moris ... y d. Luis Cueto y González Quijano ...

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The Spanish-American War in Motion Picture Collection

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Mexican wash women

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Mexican and American soldiers

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Mexican troops marching

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Military band

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Soldiers, 1914

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Jacal, November 11, 1913

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Maria Gonzalez and soldaderas

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Street scenes and barricades

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Soldiers and barricades

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Group of soldiers, 1914

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Albuquerque, New Mexico. Spanish - American woman

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Native dance by Spanish-American. Fiesta, Taos, New Mexico.

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Spanish - American native dance. Fiesta at Taos, New Mexico

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Library of Congress (Jefferson Building). Hispanic Reading Room, Library of Congress I.

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Library of Congress (Jefferson Building). Hispanic Reading Room, Library of Congress II.

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Spanish - American, Chamisal, New Mexico

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Temporary Spanish - American war room, second floor White House office

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Albuquerque, New Mexico. Spanish - American home.

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Ruins of Old Panama, founded 1519, destroyed 1671.

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Mission Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe de Zuni, Zuni Pueblo, Zuni vicinity, McKinley County, NM

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Capturing the Spanish- American War

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Ballet Folklorico Mexicapan

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Dia de los Muertos Celebration

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Cinco de Mayo: A local legacy- Colorado

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Rudolfo Anaya: Fiction, Plays and Children's Fiction

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Hispanic Americans in Congress

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Interviews with Today’s Immigrants

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Puerto Rica and Cuban Immigrants

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Mexican Immigrants

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Hispanic Americans Service to the Nation