Texas Archival Resources Online

TABLE OF CONTENTS


Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Content Note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Eusebio Calzado Papers, 1914-1968

Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library at the Alamo

A Guide to the Eusebio Calzado Papers, 1914-1968



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Calzado, Eusebio, b. 1870
Title: Eusebio Calzado Papers
Dates: 1914-1968
Creator Abstract: A participant in the Mexican Revolution, Eusebio Calzado (b. 1870) organized the Mexican railroads for the revolutionary cause, some of his activities accomplished from exile in the United States.
Content Abstract: The collection contains letters, certificates, clippings, photographs, and artifacts related to Eusebio Calzado's service in the Mexican Revolution. Included are letters from Pancho and Hipolito Villa, briefly discussing events of the revolution.
Identification: Doc 6173
Extent: 11 items (8 folders)
Language: Materials are in Spanish and English.
Repository: Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library at the Alamo, San Antonio, Texas

Biographical Note

A participant in the Mexican Revolution, Eusebio Calzado (b. 1870) organized the Mexican railroads for the revolutionary cause, some of his activities accomplished from exile in the United States.

Return to the Table of Contents


Scope and Content Note

The collection contains letters, certificates, clippings, photographs, and artifacts related to Eusebio Calzado's service in the Mexican Revolution. Included are letters from Pancho and Hipolito Villa, briefly discussing events of the revolution. Two citations and accompanying medals issued to Calzado in 1942 for his service are also included, along with photographs of Calzado and his wife. Later material includes a letter from Calzado's brother that discusses his activities during the revolution.

Return to the Table of Contents


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

No restrictions. The collection is open for research.

Usage Restrictions

Please be advised that the library does not hold the copyright to most of the material in its archival collections. It is the responsibility of the researcher to secure those rights when needed. Permission to reproduce does not constitute permission to publish. The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of copyright, literary property rights, and libel.

Return to the Table of Contents


Index Terms

Personal Names
Calzado, Eusebio, b. 1870.
Villa, Pancho, 1878-1923.
Villa, Hipolito, 1881?-1925.
Locations
Mexico--History--Revolution, 1910-1920--Sources.
Genres/Formats
Personal papers.
Certificates.
Clippings.
Correspondence.
Photographs.

Return to the Table of Contents


Related Material

Lázaro de la Garza Archive, Part I: Villa Correspondence, 1913-1919, Benson Latin American Collection, General Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin.

Lázaro de la Garza Archive, Part III: Financial Transactions, Texas and Northern Mexico, 1913-1916, Benson Latin American Collection, General Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin.

Return to the Table of Contents


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Eusebio Calzado Papers, 1914-1968, Doc 6173, Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library, San Antonio, Texas.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Thomas E. Harrell and Lynn Marie Spears, 1968 November.

Processing Information

Processed by Warren Stricker, 1996.

Finding aid edited and encoded by Caitlin Donnelly, 2010 December.

Return to the Table of Contents


Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Eusebio Calzado Papers, 1914-1968

Correspondence, 1918 and 1968
Folder
1 Pancho Villa, Campamento, to Eusebio Calzado, Los Angeles, California, 1918 April 8.
Folder
2 Hipólito Villa to Eusebio Calzado, Eagle Pass, Texas, 1918 April 15.
Folder
3 Matias C. García, San Antonio, Texas, to Eusebio Calzado, 1918 July 10.
Folder
4 Hipólito Villa to Eusebio Calzado, Los Angeles, California, 1918 July 14.
Folder
5 Jesús Calzado, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico, to Marion Harrell, 1968 November 14.
Certificates, 1942
Folder
6 Estados Unidos Mexicanos, Comisión Pro. Veteranos de la Revolución, Condecoración del Mérito Revolucionario to Eusebio Calzada Barrera, México, D.F., 1942 June 2.
Estados Unidos Mexicanos, Comisión Pro. Veteranos de la Revolución, Condecoración del Mérito Revolucionario to Eusebio Calzada Barrera, México, D.F., 1942 June 2.
Clippings, 1914 and 1966
Folder
7 New York Herald, "Villa Quickly Accomplishes Almost Hopeless Task," 1914 May 31.
Time, "Pancho to the Pantheon," 1966 November 25.
Photographs, 1924 and undated
Folder
8 Eusebio Calzado, undated
Eusebio and Jessie Standish Calzado, Verdun, 1924 November.
Separated artifacts
Collection
Artifacts Collection Medal: Condecoración del Mérito Revolucionario, 1er Periodo.
Medal: Condecoración del Mérito Revolucionario, 2o Periodo.

Return to the Table of Contents