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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Contents Note

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Administrative Information

Description of Series

The Benson Latin American Collection

Chocolates E. Juncosa Trade Cards

Miscellaneous Manuscripts #315



Descriptive Summary

Creator Chocolates E. Juncosa (Firm)
Title Chocolates E. Juncosa Trade Cards
Dates: ca. 1910
Abstract Collection of 36 chromo trade cards produced by Spanish company Chocolates E. Juncosa. Cards depict the Cuban War of Independence (1895-1898) and the beginning of the Spanish-American War.
Accession No. 2014-10
OCLC Record No. BENSON-MS MISC MS. 315
Extent 36 chromo trade cards (1 folder)
Language Spanish
Repository Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents Note

This collection contains 36 chromo trade cards depicting the Cuban War of Independence (1895-1898), also known as the Cuban Revolution, leading up to the Spanish-American War. The cards were produced by Spanish company Chocolates E. Juncosa, also known as Fábrica de Chocolate de Evaristo Juncosa, Chocolate E. Juncosa, or just Chocolate Juncosa, and are numbered, with advertising on reverse of each card in blue or green ink. An example of the back of a card is below. Toward the end of the set America enters the war. Individuals depicted in the cards include Máximo Gómez, Calixto Garcia, José Quintín Bandera Betancourt, Juan Rius Rivera, and General Valeriano Weyler. The cards also depict important sites such as Camagüey, Las Villas, San José, Havana, and Santiago. Descriptions of each card are transcribed in this inventory, with a visual description of the contents added.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.

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Index Terms

The Chocolates E. Juncosa Trade Cards collection is classified under the following Subject Headings in the University of Texas Libraries catalog:
Spanish-American War, 1898
Cuba--History--Revolution, 1895-1898
Cuba
Spain
Document Types
Trade cards

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Chocolates E. Juncosa Trade Cards (Ms. #315), Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, the University of Texas at Austin.

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Inventory

 

1. Máximo Gomez interrumpiendo las comunicaciones

2.75 in. x 3 in.
2. Un poblado incendiado por los insurrectos

2.75 in. x 3 in.
3. El crucero “Alfonso XII” sorprendiendo un desembarque filibustero

2.75 in. x 3 in.
4. Derrota de Calixto Garcia por la columna del Gral Bosch

2.75 in. x 3 in.
5. Huida de Quintin Banderas en el Camagüey

2.75 in. x 3 in.
6. Combate de Canagua, donde fue herido el cabecilla Vega

2.75 in. x 3 in.
7. Los insurrectos son desalojados de las lomas de Rubí

2.75 in. x 3 in.
8. El Gral Velazco derrota al cabecilla Lacret en Las Villas

2.75 in. x 3 in.
9. El Gral Arolas y su estado mayor en La Trocha de Mariel

2.75 in. x 3 in.
10. Muertes de Maceo y Gomez por la columna del bizarro Coronel Cirujeda

2.75 in. x 3 in.
11. Combate en que fué herido y hecho prisionero Rius Rivera

2.75 in. x 3 in.
12. El Gral Weyler dirigiendo las operaciones contra Máximo Gomez

2.75 in. x 3 in.
13. El crucero “Filipinas” hecha á pique un vápor filibustero

2.75 in. x 3 in.
14. Defensa de la colonia San José

2.75 in. x 3 in.
15. Un convoy pasando el Rio Cauto cerca Bayamo

2.75 in. x 3 in.
16. Los voluntarios de la Habana reconociendo la Manigua

2.75 in. x 3 in.
17. Descanso de una columna en las lomas del Riscadero

2.75 in. x 3 in.
18. El Escuadron de Treviño derrota al Cabecilla Zayas

2.75 in. x 3 in.
19. Muerte del Cabecilla Aranguren

2.75 in. x 3 in.
20. Los guerrilleros custodiando las operaciones de la Zafra

2.75 in. x 3 in.
21. Campamento del Cabecilla Máximo Gomez

2.75 in. x 3 in.
22. El Cabecilla Massó, se presenta al General Castellanos, acojiéndose a indulto

2.75 in. x 3 in.
23. El General Blanco dirigiendose á matanzas á bordo del vapor Villaverde

2.75 in. x 3 in.
24. Voladura de un tren por la partida de Calixto Garcia

2.75 in. x 3 in.
25. Una ambulancia de la Cruz Roja

2.75 in. x 3 in.
26. Residencia del titulado gobierno Cubano

2.75 in. x 3 in.
27. Los rebeldes perseguidos por la tropas del General Velasco

2.75 in. x 3 in.
28. El Coronel Gelpi penetra en los titulados campos libres de Cuba

2.75 in. x 3 in.
29. Voladura del Maine en el puerto de la Habana

2.75 in. x 3 in.
30. La escuadra Yankee es rechazada de matanzas

2.75 in. x 3 in.
31. Entrada de la escuadra Española en Santiago

2.75 in. x 3 in.
32. El crucero Colon rechaza la escuadra enemiga

2.75 in. x 3 in.
33. El crucero Merry-Mac echado á pique frente Santiago

2.75 in. x 3 in.
34. Intento de desembarque Yankee en Caimanera

2.75 in. x 3 in.
35. Desembarque Yankee rechazado en Cabo Haitiano

2.75 in. x 3 in.
36. La bateria de Socapa rechazando á los cruceros Yankees

2.75 in. x 3 in.

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