Latin Americana

GRAPH BOOKS: PRINTED MATTER FROM RADICAL ART AND SOCIAL MOVEMENTS.
FEMINIST HISTORIANS OF MATERIAL CULTURE.



Architecture and Urban Design

Two programs celebrating the inauguration of Mexico’s Supreme Court buildings in 1904 and 1964

1904; 1964

Privately printed, illustrated booklets document relationship between architecture and legal organization.

Two programs celebrating the inauguration of Mexico’s Supreme Court buildings in 1904 and 1964close


Privately printed, illustrated booklets document relationship between architecture and legal organization.



Edificación. Nos. 31-33

Liga de Defensa de Propietarios de Casas 1950

Updates from an organization lobbying for urban planning policy on behalf of property owners.

Edificación. Nos. 31-33close


Updates from an organization lobbying for urban planning policy on behalf of property owners.



CAV: Revista del Colegio de Arquitectos de Venezuela. No. 5. 25

Colegio de Arquitectos de Venezuela [1968]

Fifth issue (known as both No. 5 and No. 25) of the rare Venezuelan architecture magazine.

CAV: Revista del Colegio de Arquitectos de Venezuela. No. 5. 25close


Fifth issue (known as both No. 5 and No. 25) of the rare Venezuelan architecture magazine.



Centro Deportivo Chapultepec: Recuerdo de la Inauguración de los Nuevos Edificios

[Gaspar Octavio Almanza and Ramiro Romo] 1950

Celebrating a new sports complex designed by Gonzalo Garita and Carlos Romo with murals by Ramiro Romo Estada.

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Celebrating a new sports complex designed by Gonzalo Garita and Carlos Romo with murals by Ramiro Romo Estada.



Museos: Realizaciones y Proyectos

[Ruth Marín Rivera] [1962]

Exh. cat. of realized and unrealized Mexican museums, at the INBA Dept. of Architecture

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Exh. cat. of realized and unrealized Mexican museums, at the INBA Dept. of Architecture



Inauguración de su Nuevo Edificio

Secretaria de Recursos Hidráulicos [1950]

Unrecorded souvenir of the water ministry's new building. Designed by Del Moral y Pani, with Gustavo Saavedra.

Inauguración de su Nuevo Edificioclose


Unrecorded souvenir of the water ministry's new building. Designed by Del Moral y Pani, with Gustavo Saavedra.



Cuautitlán Izcalli. Año I, Núm 1 and Año I, Núm 3

1972

Unrecorded promotional magazine for a planned exurb of CDMX.

Cuautitlán Izcalli. Año I, Núm 1 and Año I, Núm 3close


Unrecorded promotional magazine for a planned exurb of CDMX.



Arquitectura de la Ciudad de México: Guía

International Union of Architects, World Congress 1978

Uncommon guide to historical and modern architecture of Mexico City, designed by Beatrice Trueblood.

Arquitectura de la Ciudad de México: Guíaclose


Uncommon guide to historical and modern architecture of Mexico City, designed by Beatrice Trueblood.



75 Photographs of the Aftermath of the Mexico City Earthquake

1985

Amateur photography of Mexico's era-defining event, subject to a governmental media blackout

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Amateur photography of Mexico's era-defining event, subject to a governmental media blackout





Photography

Rays of Sunlight from South America

Alexander Gardner [and Henry De Witt Moulton] 1865

(Transnationalism) Monumental photographic album incl. 32 rare views of guano production and Chinese prisoner-laborers on the Chincha Islands.

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(Transnationalism) Monumental photographic album incl. 32 rare views of guano production and Chinese prisoner-laborers on the Chincha Islands.



Atlas de las Nubes para el Servicio meteorológico de la República Mexicana

Manuel E. Pastrana 1906

First Mexican cloud atlas, richly illustrated with 65 collotype plates, most color.

Atlas de las Nubes para el Servicio meteorológico de la República Mexicanaclose


First Mexican cloud atlas, richly illustrated with 65 collotype plates, most color.



Nineteen Press Photographs of Havana Riots, President Céspedes, and La Pentarquía

1933

Images of the violence that marked the end of the Machado regime, the brief Céspedes presidency, and the establishment of the Pentarchy.

Nineteen Press Photographs of Havana Riots, President Céspedes, and La Pentarquíaclose


Images of the violence that marked the end of the Machado regime, the brief Céspedes presidency, and the establishment of the Pentarchy.



Photograph Album, British Honduras [Belize]

[Rev. H.S.P. Warren] ca. 1938-1943

Remarkable, troubling collection of portraits for the evolving study of the relationship between colonial photographers and their subjects.

Photograph Album, British Honduras [Belize]close


Remarkable, troubling collection of portraits for the evolving study of the relationship between colonial photographers and their subjects.



Six Photographs of Prostitution, Mexico City

Los Hermanos Mayos 195[0]

Anarcho-syndicalist pioneers of street photography in the Spanish Second Republic and later, in exile in Mexico City.

Six Photographs of Prostitution, Mexico Cityclose


Anarcho-syndicalist pioneers of street photography in the Spanish Second Republic and later, in exile in Mexico City.



25 Photographs

Héctor García ca. 1956-1966

Rare vintage prints by the quintessential photographer of Mexico City.

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Rare vintage prints by the quintessential photographer of Mexico City.





Visual and Performing Arts; Literature

La Espiga: Revista de Orientación Espiritual

Celso Tíndaro, Editor 1920-1922

Nearly complete run of a rare, little known precursor to the mystical, polyglot serials of Argentina's modern avantgarde movements.

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Nearly complete run of a rare, little known precursor to the mystical, polyglot serials of Argentina's modern avantgarde movements.



Mitos y Leyendas de Teotihuacan [...]

Departamento del Distrito Federal [México], Dirección General de Acción Cívica 1935

Bilingual program for a musical theater event in the Teotihuacan archeological zone.

Mitos y Leyendas de Teotihuacan [...]close


Bilingual program for a musical theater event in the Teotihuacan archeological zone.



Primer Salon Nacional de la Estampa

[Alfredo Guati Rojo] 1972

Unrecorded? catalogue for a new printmaking salon at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes.

Primer Salon Nacional de la Estampaclose


Unrecorded? catalogue for a new printmaking salon at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes.



Boletín de Artes Visuales. Nos. 1 and 4.

Unión Panamericana, Sección de Artes Visuales [1956/1957; 1958/1959]

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Five Programs from the Inaugural Season of Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires: Amlet, Aurora; et al.

1908

Unrecorded Art Nouveau opera programs, incl. the premiere of the Argentinian national opera, Aurora

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Unrecorded Art Nouveau opera programs, incl. the premiere of the Argentinian national opera, Aurora



Acción Plástica Popular: Educación y Aprendizaje a Escala Nacional. Con ciento cinco reproducciones

Gabriel García Maroto 1945

Record of a short-lived experimental children's art program brought to Mexico by the publisher of Frederico García Lorca's first book.

Acción Plástica Popular: Educación y Aprendizaje a Escala Nacional. Con ciento cinco reproduccionesclose


Record of a short-lived experimental children's art program brought to Mexico by the publisher of Frederico García Lorca's first book.



Venus: Las Estrellas en Exclusiva! Nos. 73, 75-77, 79-82, 84-85, 88, 91-92, 95-104.

[Carlos Samayoa Lizárraga] 1966

Unrecorded cinema tabloid featuring Mexican actresses, edited by founder of groundbreaking prensa rojo weekly, Alarma!

Venus: Las Estrellas en Exclusiva! Nos. 73, 75-77, 79-82, 84-85, 88, 91-92, 95-104.close


Unrecorded cinema tabloid featuring Mexican actresses, edited by founder of groundbreaking prensa rojo weekly, Alarma!



Crónicas, documentos, y otros papeles.

Isidoro Slullitel 1971

Unrecorded volume of Argentinian art criticism, signed by artist Gyula Kosice.

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Unrecorded volume of Argentinian art criticism, signed by artist Gyula Kosice.



El Paraíso de los Dulces Mexicanos

Galeria Universitaria Aristos [1968]

Scarce Mexican Pop Art exhibition catalogue.

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Scarce Mexican Pop Art exhibition catalogue.



Plastica Bajacaliforniana: Selección Bienal 1977

Uncommon catalogue of the second Baja artist biennial at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, CDMX.

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Uncommon catalogue of the second Baja artist biennial at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, CDMX.



10 Mujeres y Textil en 3D / 10 Women and Textile into 3D

Galeria Universitaria Aristos 1975

Fiber arts catalogue.

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Fiber arts catalogue.



U/topistas: Estudio para proyectos contemporaneous

Universidad Sagrado Corazón, Galería de Arte and Michelle Marxuach Galería 2000

Published in conjunction with PUERTO RICO ‘00 (PARENTESIS EN LA CIUDAD).

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Published in conjunction with PUERTO RICO ‘00 (PARENTESIS EN LA CIUDAD).



Cine Cubano. Año 1, No. 3 and Año 2, No. 6.

1960; 1962

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Misc.: Health, Propaganda, Tourism, Women

MAPA: Revista de Turismo. [50 issues]

[Asociación Mexicana Automovilística] 1934-1943

(Photography) (Graphic Design) Documenting the development of Mexico's tourist industry during a period of post-revolutionary state building.

MAPA: Revista de Turismo. [50 issues]close


(Photography) (Graphic Design) Documenting the development of Mexico's tourist industry during a period of post-revolutionary state building.



Agro: La Mejor Revista del Campo. Año I, No. 5.

1955

Single issue of a rare serial distributed to "campesinos [y] agricultores ..."

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Single issue of a rare serial distributed to "campesinos [y] agricultores ..."



Para las Madres ...

Departamento de Salubridad, México 1939

Public health propaganda incl. the "certificado pre-nupcial" exam promoted by the Mexican Eugenics Society.

Para las Madres ...close


Public health propaganda incl. the "certificado pre-nupcial" exam promoted by the Mexican Eugenics Society.



Labor pro menores

Secretaria de Gobernacion, Departamento de Prevención Social 1939

Propaganda promoting social rehabilitation of juvenile delinquents.

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Propaganda promoting social rehabilitation of juvenile delinquents.



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