The Benson Latin American Collection

Campbell Dirck Keyser Papers

Preliminary Inventory



Descriptive Summary

Creator Keyser, Campbell Dirck
Title Campbell Dirck Keyser Papers
Dates: created ca. 1980s-1990s
Abstract Collection of research on Mexican history by U.S. veteran, public servant, and scholar Dr. Campbell Dirck Keyser.
Accession No. 2012-23
OCLC Record No.
Extent 110 binders
Language Spanish
Repository Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Dr. Campbell Dirck Keyser (1926-2011), a graduate of Princeton University and the Sorbonne, was a veteran of World War II and a long-time public servant in the Foreign Service, the Commerce Department, and the Treasury Department. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Virginia after retirement, and taught at Virginia, Germana, Piedmont, Washington and Lee, and Mary Washington. His dissertation on Mexican president Portes Gil was published in Spanish translation as Emilio Portes Gill y la politica Mexicana (on the shelves at the Benson Collection at F 1356 P67 K49 2010).


Scope and Contents Note

110 binders of research on Mexican history, arranged chronologically, including transcripts and photocopies of historical documents, and articles. Full cataloging of the collection is not yet complete, but the papers are available to researchers in the Benson Collection rare books & manuscripts reading room.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.


Index Terms

The Campbell Dirck Keyser Papers are classified under the following Subject Headings:
Keyser, Campbell Dirck--Archives
Mexico--History--Sources
Mexico--Politics and government--Sources

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Campbell Dirck Keyser Papers, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, the University of Texas at Austin.


Box and Folder Inventory

 

Binders

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1-110 Binders of research on Mexican history, arranged chronologically.
Full cataloging of the binders is not yet completed, but the collection is available to researchers in the Benson Collection rare books & manuscripts reading room.
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111 Microfilms
14 rolls of film and one envelope of microfiche include film from the AGN of Emilio Portes Gil.