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Descriptive Summary

Preliminary Biographical Sketch

Scope and Contents Note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Photographs

Ongoing Accessions

The Benson Latin American Collection

Dr. Gustavo E. and Marcia S. Montes Papers

Preliminary Inventory



Descriptive Summary

Creator Montes, Gustavo E.
Creator Montes, Marcia S.
Title Dr. Gustavo E. and Marcia S. Montes Papers
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Abstract Personal papers of Dr. Gustavo E. and Marcia S. Montes include photographs, correspondence, and other documents of their work and family life. Additions to the papers are ongoing and the current guide is preliminary and introductory only.
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Language English and Spanish
Repository Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Preliminary Biographical Sketch

Dr. Gustavo Montes obtained three degrees, including his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, and Marcia (Schattenstein) Montes obtained her Master's degree in English Education at University of Texas, Austin, in the 1930s and 1940s. Dr. Montes worked with the Inter-American Development Bank in 1974-84 and was Vice President of the Venezuelan subsidiary of Northern Natural Gas Company of Omaha, Nebraska, in 1968-1969. The Montes lived and worked in Lagos, Nigeria in 1970-72, and Dr. Montes worked in Algiers, Algeria in the first half of 1974.

A more complete biographical sketch of the Montes will be forthcoming as the collection is accessioned and processed.

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Scope and Contents Note

The Dr. Gustavo E. and Marcia S. Montes Papers currently include photographs of their time at the University of Texas at Austin, as well as photographs from various destinations where they and their family traveled, lived, and worked. Future additions to the collection will include correspondence, photographs, and other documents of the Montes work and family life, and related artifact materials. Additions are onging; contact the Benson Collection archivist for further information.

Dr. Gustavo Montes, Ph.D. at the University of Texas at Austin.

Marcia Schattenstein Montes with roommates at UT Austin.

Family trip to Mexico City, 1956.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.

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Index Terms

The Dr. Gustavo and Marcia S. Montes Papers are classified under the following Subject Headings
Montes, Gustavo -- Archives
Montes, Marcia S. -- Archives
Mexican Americans -- Texas
University of Texas at Austin -- History -- Sources

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Dr. Gustavo and Marcia S. Montes Papers, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, the University of Texas at Austin.

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Box and Folder Inventory

 

Photographs

box folder
1 1-2 Photographic prints and negatives, 1933-

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Ongoing Accessions

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2 Ongoing Accessions
Additional items are periodically added to the Montes Papers. Contact the Benson Collection archivist for more information.

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