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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents Note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

E.E. Hernández and Petra Paredes Hernández Family Papers, c.1920s-1970s

The Benson Latin American Collection

E.E. Hernández and Petra Paredes Hernández Family Papers, c.1920s-1970s



Descriptive Summary

Creator Hernández, Eugenio Esquivel and Petra Paredes Hernández family
Title E.E. Hernández and Petra Paredes Hernández Family Papers
Dates: c. 1920s-1970s
Abstract Correspondence, photographs, printed material, financial documents, diaries, and ephemera created or collected by the E.E. Hernández and Petra Paredes Hernández family.
Accession No. 2009-15
OCLC Record No. N/A
Extent 3 linear feet
Language English
Repository Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Eugenio Esquivel (E.E.) Hernández, originally from Coahuila, Mexico, married Petra Paredes in 1922. The couple settled and raised their children, María de la Luz and Jesús Eugenio, in Laredo, Texas. E.E. Hernández worked as an animal trapper and was a veteran of World War I. E.E. Hernández and Petra Paredes Hernández's son Jesús and son-in-law José Felipe Hernández were both veterans of World War II.

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Scope and Contents Note

Correspondence, photographs, printed material, financial documents, diaries, and ephemera created or collected by the E.E. Hernández and Petra Paredes Hernández family. The collection is currently unprocessed, but is open for research.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.

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Index Terms

The E.E. Hernández and Petra Paredes Hernández Family Papers are classified under the following Subject Headings in the University of Texas Libraries catalog:
Hernández, Eugenio Esquivel--Archives
Paredes Hernández, Petra--Archives
Mexican Americans--History--Sources

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: E.E. Hernández and Petra Paredes Hernández Family Papers, Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, the University of Texas at Austin.

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Box and Folder Inventory

 

E.E. Hernández and Petra Paredes Hernández Family Papers, c.1920s-1970s

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No inventory is currently available, but the collection is open for research. Visit the Benson Collection Rare Books and Manuscripts Reading Room for more information.

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