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Finding Aid to the Samuel Marti Manuscript Collection MS.602
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  • Processing history
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  • Preferred citation
  • Use
  • Access
  • Biographical note
  • Inventory

  • Title: Samuel Marti Manuscript Collection
    Identifier/Call Number: MS.602
    Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.15 linear feet (6 folders)
    Date (inclusive): 1964-1966
    Abstract: Samuel Marti (1906-1975) was a Mexican ethnomusicologist, and wrote the Southwest Museum leaflet on “The Eleanor Hague Colonial Mexican Music Manuscript.” This collection contains manuscripts by Samuel Marti, including two published pamphlets with the imprint Sobretiro de Cuadernos Americanos in Spanish, typed drafts in English and Spanish from 1964-1966, Spanish-language newspaper articles by Marti, and labels by Marti in English, French, and Spanish for an Otomi paper-painting by Dona Camila Hernandez.
    Language: English, French, Spanish.
    creator: Marti, Samuel, 1906-1975

    Processing history

    Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 October 19, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

    Scope and Contents

    This collection contains manuscripts by Samuel Marti, including two published pamphlets with the imprint Sobretiro de Cuadernos Americanos in Spanish, typed drafts in English and Spanish from 1964-1966, Spanish-language newspaper articles by Marti, and labels by Marti in English, French, and Spanish for an Otomi paper-painting by Dona Camila Hernandez.

    Preferred citation

    Samuel Marti Manuscript Collection, 1964-1966, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.602; [folder number] [folder title][date].

    Use

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Autry National Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Autry Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Autry National Center as the custodian of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Access

    Collection is open for research. Appointments to view materials are required. To make an appointment please visit http://theautry.org/research/research-rules-and-application or contact library staff at rroom@theautry.org.

    Biographical note

    Samuel Marti (1906-1975) was a Mexican ethnomusicologist, and wrote the Southwest Museum leaflet on “The Eleanor Hague Colonial Mexican Music Manuscript.”

    Inventory

    1. 2 pamphlets - Spanish “¿Ciudad Perdida de los Mixtecos?” “Diquiyo. Un Señorio Zapoteco – Mixteco Ignoto”
    2. Precolumbian Paper Painting (December 1, 1964)
    3. “The Phantom City of the Mixtecs”
    4. 2 newspaper articles (Spanish) “Sobre papel de amate: India Pintora Rival de Picasso” (March 20, 1966) Mexico en la Cultura “Un Ignoto Señorio en la Mixteca Alta, Oxaca Diquiyú. Principia a Revelar los Secretos de loque fue un Gran Centro Ceremonial y una Importante Serie de Forta; ezas que Dominan Decenas de Kilometros” Mexico en la Cultura May 16(?), 1965
    5. “Papeles de Camila Hernandez Artista Otomi” (Spanish)
    6. Label for original Otomi paper painting (4 copies)
    Photographs in photo archives: Regarding Otomi paper painting (probably) From the articles on the Mixtec-Zapotec idol

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Hernandez, Dona Camila
    Brochures
    Clippings
    Eleanor Hague Colonial Mexican Music Manuscript
    Ethnomusicologists
    Manuscripts
    Mixtec Indians
    Music
    Otomi art
    Typescripts