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Venezuela. 2013 presidential election : campaign ephemera and newspapers M1978
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  • Title: Venezuela. 2013 presidential election : campaign ephemera and newspapers.
    Identifier/Call Number: M1978
    Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
    Language of Material: Spanish; Castilian
    Physical Description: 5.0 Linear feet 13 flat boxes, 2 map folders
    Date: 2013
    Physical Location: Special Collections and University Archives materials are stored offsite and must be paged 36-48 hours in advance. For more information on paging collections, see the department's website: http://library.stanford.edu/spc.
    Abstract: Collection of ephemera and newspapers relating to the 2013 Venezuelan presidential election.

    Acquisition Information

    This collection was purchased by Stanford University, Special Collections in August, 2013.

    Publication Rights

    All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94305-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish.
    Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], Venezuela. 2013 presidential election : campaign ephemera and newspapers (M1978). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Scope and Contents

    Campaign ephemera and newspaper coverage of the 2013 Venezuelan presidential election.

    History

    A presidential election was held in Venezuela on 14 April 2013 following the death of President Hugo Chávez on 5 March 2013. Voters gave Nicolás Maduro—who had assumed the role of acting president since Chávez's death—a narrow victory over his opponent Henrique Capriles Radonski, the Governor of Miranda. Capriles had run in the previous election less than a year before, losing to Chávez by an 11-point margin. This time the margin of victory was much smaller (being 1.49%), and thus became the closest Presidential Election of the country since the 1968 election. [Wikipedia, 2013/9/3]

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Chávez Frías, Hugo
    Maduro, Nicolás, 1962-
    Radonski, Henrique Capriles
    Venezuela--History--21st century--Sources
    Venezuela--Politics and government--21st century--Sources