The Benson Latin American Collection

Samuel Horowitz Collection on Peace Corps in Guatemala, ca. 1950s-1970s



Descriptive Summary

Creator Horowitz, Samuel
Title Samuel Horowitz Collection on Peace Corps in Guatemala
Dates: 1956-1971
Dates: [bulk 1968-1971]
Abstract Collection of documents collected and created during Samuel Horowitz's work with the U.S. Peace Corps in Guatemala
Accession No. 1992-29
OCLC Record No.
Extent 3.5 linear feet
Language English and Spanish
Repository Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

Samuel Ira Horowitz was with the Peace Corps in Guatemala in the late 1960s and early 1970s.


Scope and Contents Note

Collection includes U.S. Peace Corps training documents, correspondence, and volunteer reports as well as publications, Guatemalan government documents, and documentation on forming and running cooperatives, on community development, and public administration in Guatemala and Latin America.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.


Index Terms

The Samuel Horowitz Collection on the Peace Corps in Guatemala is classified under the following Subject Headings:
Horowitz, Samuel -- Archives
Peace Corps (U.S.) -- Guatemala -- Sources
Community development -- Guatemala
Cooperative societies -- Guatemala

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Samuel Horowitz Collection on the Peace Corps in Guatemala, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, the University of Texas at Austin.


Box and Folder Inventory

 

Peace Corps Documents

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1 1 "Soils and Fertilizer Use: A Guide for Volunteers in Latin America," 1968
2 Guidelines for Peace Corps Cross-Cultural Training -- Bibliography, 1970
3 Community Development Manual - Dominican Republic, N.d.
4 Peace Corps Presents Central American Programs and Projections, 1970
5 Bibliography of Research, 1968
6 Peace Corps Guide to Health, 1969
7 Guatemala Municipal Development Syllabus, 1971
8 Literature of Community Development: A Bibliographic Guide, 1963
9 En Cambio: The Journal of Peace Corps - Guatemala, 1968
10 Peace Corps Tech Notes, 1968
11 Peace Corps: A Revolutionary Force, ca. 1964
12 Peace Corps Programs in Urban Affairs and Development Planning, 1971
13 Agricultural Programs in Peace Corps, 1968
14 Informe Sobre las Cooperativas de Ahorro y Credito de la Zona III, 1968
15 Role of the American Peace Corps Volunteer, 1967
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2 1 Various Reports and Correspondences, 1967-1971
2 Volunteer Site Descriptions, Termination Reports, Other Reports, 1967-1970
3 Guatemala Country Study, N.d.
4 Guatemala Elections, 1970
5-6 "Bibliographies" binder, N.d.
[2 folders]
7 Combatting Corn Troubles (I and II), ca. 1967
8 Effects of Municipal Management I: An Unhurried Appraisal, 1968
9 Improved Practices in Corn Production: A Guide for C.A. Volunteers, 1968
10 Home Vegetable Gardening in El Salvador, N.d.
11 Cooperative Bibliography for Peace Corps Volunteers in Latin America, 1967
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3 1 Peace Corps Handicrafts Conference, Antigua, 1967
2 U.S. Embassy Briefing Manual for Guatemala, 1965
3 Various Peace Corps Documents



 

Publications

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4 1 Alianza para el Progreso, publicaciones, 1965, N.d.
2 Centro Regional de Ayuda Tecnica, Agencia para el Desarrollo Internacional, publicaciones,
3 Varias Publicaciones, 1968-1970, N.d.
4 Secretaria General de la Organizacion de Estados Centroamericanos, publicaciones, 1969, N.d.
5 Binder
6 Binder



 

Guatemalan Government Documents

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5 1 Documentos del gobierno - varios, 1957-1970
2 Documentos del gobierno - varios, 1971, N.d.
3 VII Asamblea Nacional de Municipalidades, 1956-1971
4 Asamblea Nacional de Municipalidades, 1970
5 Instituto Nacional de Administracion para el Desarrollo, 1966-1970
6 Instituto Nacional de Administracion para el Desarrollo, 1971
7 Documentos del gobierno guatemalteco - varios



 

Documents on Cooperatives, Community Development, and Public Administration

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6 Uncataloged Documents on Cooperatives, Community Development, and Public Administration
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7 Uncataloged Documents on Cooperatives, Community Development, and Public Administration
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8 Uncataloged Documents on Cooperatives, Community Development, and Public Administration