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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2019) 99 (3): 555–556.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Seonaid Valiant From Idols to Antiquity: Forging the National Museum of Mexico . By Miruna Achim . The Mexican Experience . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2017 . Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 327 pp. Paper , $30.00 . Copyright © 2019 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 691–692.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Scott Ickes Brazil's Living Museum: Race, Reform, and Tradition in Bahia . By Romo Anadelia A. . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2010 . Photograph. Map. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 221 pp. Paper , $24.95 . Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2017) 97 (4): 741–743.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Ryan Edwards Our Indigenous Ancestors: A Cultural History of Museums, Science, and Identity in Argentina, 1877–1943 . By Larson Carolyne R. . University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press , 2015 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. x, 221 pp. Cloth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2014) 94 (1): 128–130.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Eduardo de Jesús Douglas How a Revolutionary Art Became Official Culture: Murals, Museums, and the Mexican State . By Coffey Mary K. . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012 . Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiv, 234 pp. Paper , $24.95 . © 2014 by...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2009) 89 (2): 379–380.
Published: 01 May 2009
... example, the name of the important German traveler Eduard Friedrich Poeppig is 330 HAHR / May misspelled. And Poeppig’s travels in South America (1827 –  32) are more significant than his natural history museum at Leipzig. Neither his...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2014) 94 (3): 510–511.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Ana Garduño Collecting Mexico: Museums, Monuments, and the Creation of National Identity . By Garrigan Shelley E. . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2012 . Photographs. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. 233 pp. Paper , $22.50 . Copyright © 2014 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2010) 90 (2): 215–245.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Christina Bueno This article examines the state project to gather pre-Hispanic artifacts in Mexico's National Museum during the dictatorship of Porfirio Díaz (1876–1910). It focuses on the government project as part of a larger effort aimed at constructing an official national history and image...
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Published: 01 May 2014
Figure 3. The Little Doctrine in don Lucas Mateo's 1714 rendering, Egerton 2898, British Museum, London, 18v–19r. The image shows the end of Q25, with the Christian faithful whose “head” is Jesus Christ, the two angel questions (Q26 and Q27), and the beginning of Q28. The angels and students with More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 156–157.
Published: 01 February 2019
... absconded with the document. Through a complicated series of events detailed in the volume, the lienzo ended up in the Royal Ontario Museum. In 2004, the museum communicated directly to the community of Tlapiltepec their plans to install a life-size illustration of the lienzo in the museum as part of a new...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2019) 99 (2): 390–391.
Published: 01 May 2019
.... His critiques are all the more powerful because he belonged to the army, effectively undermining the military's assertions that its critics would judge them differently if they had faced the same terrifying challenges. Milton then presents a fascinating discussion of three museums. The Dirección...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 709–711.
Published: 01 November 2018
... museums. Individually, the chapters contribute to the study of ancient American art and exemplify the field's breadth and transformation. Collectively, the essays project the florescence of pre-Columbian art history, 50 years in. The volume opens with Cecelia F. Klein's “Esther and Columbia in 1966...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 518–519.
Published: 01 August 2018
... intellectuals who felt that they had a stake in developing the field of archaeology and the institution of the National Museum. Over five chapters, Bueno examines the career of the first inspector general and conservator of archaeological monuments, Leopoldo Batres, who was in office from 1885 to 1911. Bueno is...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2017) 97 (2): 382–383.
Published: 01 May 2017
... incorporates different research techniques, including ethnography, a focus on the longue durée , oral history, and document research in archives and museums. Photography, prints, urban space, textual documentation, propaganda leaflets, objects and collections, displays, ritual practices, festivals and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 160–161.
Published: 01 February 2017
... by Duke University Press 2017 Emily Berquist Soule's study of eighteenth-century Peru centers on the labors of Baltasar Jaime Martínez Compañón, a Spaniard assigned to the bishopric of Trujillo in 1778. The bishop's appointment inspired an ambitious undertaking: a “paper museum” of nine volumes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 753–754.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Press , 2014 . Photographs. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xvi, 406 pp. Paper , $45.00 . Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 Interest in the architecture of Latin America is experiencing a major revival, with new scholarship and museum exhibitions receiving critical and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 698–699.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Niemeyer, and Eero Saarinen while collaborating with James Johnson Sweeney, the director of the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, to display Olmec heads. These and other Mexican designers number among the greatest modern architects of the twentieth century, and these cultural agents transferred those skills...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2017) 97 (1): 178–179.
Published: 01 February 2017
... of the Good Neighbor Policy, however, US museums, galleries, critics, and academic art historians had engaged a broader range of production from south of the US border—one definition of a “Latin” America—in the period leading up to and through the Second World War. Although interest, especially...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2000) 80 (2): 333–338.
Published: 01 May 2000
... work at the National Museum of History; he was head of investigations and publications between 1964 and 1968, then director from 1969 to 1974. During these years he was closely associated with the Museum’s journal Historia y Cultura. Within the Museum’s...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2002) 82 (3): 641–644.
Published: 01 August 2002
.... Bibliography. Index. xiv, 336 pp. Cloth, $55.00. Maiolica Olé: Spanish and Mexican Decorative Traditions Featuring the Collection of the Museum of International Folk Art. By florence c. lister and robert h. lister. Photography by paul smutko. Foreword by robin farwell gavin. Santa Fe...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2006) 86 (4): 807–809.
Published: 01 November 2006
... a cartographer for the Field Museum in Chicago and bicycled to California and Baja California. During World War II, his brother Ted was cap- tured at Corregidor and later killed by friendly fire during repatriation; Peter served with the Office of Strategic Services as a cartographer and in the...