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Hispanic American Historical Review (1946) 26 (1): 60–65.
Published: 01 February 1946
...Robert S. Smith DOCUMENTS RETAIL STOCK OF A GUATEMALAN STORE, 1780. New Guatemala was only four years old in 1780. To write the economic history of the capital, following the devastating earthquake of 1773, would require the use of many documents from the rich Archivo General del Gobierno. The...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (3): 377–407.
Published: 01 August 1997
... sixteenth-century practice, see Peter Boyd-Bowman, “The Country Store in Seventeenth-Century Mexico,” The Americas 28 (1972), 240, n. 14. Duhau believes that mineworkers made off with up to 50 percent of the supplementary ores, usually the best. Mercado interno, 70. 104 JTM to MM, Sept. 8, 1778...
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Published: 01 February 2007
Figure 2 This photo captures the aftermath of a raid on the hardware store “La Defensa,” located a few blocks south of the presidential palace in Buenos Aires. In this case, the police detained a merchant for hoarding bars of soap, which were immediately seized and sold to smiling women and other More
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Published: 01 February 2007
Figure 1 Closure of the “Mercado Paris” store located at 925 Charcas Street (now Marcelo T. de Alvear) in a posh Buenos Aires district. This photo highlights both the police and an audience of pedestrians, including a woman in a fur coat, implying that antispeculation was waged among the affluent More
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Published: 01 August 2017
Figure 1. The Interior of a Store in the Principal Street of Bogotá with Mule Drivers Purchasing (ca. 1840), by Joseph Brown (signed “J. Brown pinx,” from an original by J. M. Groot). Courtesy of the Royal Geographical Society. Figure 1. The Interior of a Store in the Principal Street of More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2018) 98 (3): 471–501.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Joshua Frens-String Abstract This article examines the politics of food during Chile's Popular Unity (UP) revolution (1970–73). Organized around the rise and fall of the Juntas de Abastecimiento y Precios (Price and Supply Committees, JAPs), a state-backed network of collectively managed stores and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 361–391.
Published: 01 August 2008
... practically nonexistent. Women were increasingly important in the cultivation of vineyards and in the production and selling of wine in taverns and stores ( pulperías ). This development was brought about by three factors: first, Hispanic ideology allowed women a privileged space in the cultivation of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (1): 142–143.
Published: 01 February 2013
... give us a fascinating study of the ways that a growing middle class of Chilean women, beginning in the later nineteenth century, interacted with the new multifloor department stores to create a more vibrant social life in the heart of the old colonial capital of Santiago, along with new forms of female...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 February 2014
... store as a “cultural primer” (p. 99), an institution that educated its customers on how to be modern. Bunker analyzes the contribution of Barcelonnette immigrants to the rise of the department stores and the garment industry, argues that the stores’ clientele included both sexes and a broad spectrum of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (2): 370–371.
Published: 01 May 1988
... domain of butchers. However, the New York grocer could invest his profits in a vast panoply of financial instruments whereas the Spanish American could only buy another store or put his gains into land. Therefore, Kinsbruner’s findings indicate that scholars should look more closely into banking and...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (4): 814.
Published: 01 November 1969
... Bank; and many policy statements, especially on the Alliance for Progress and on Cuba. Like other volumes in the series this one is a little like a country store— if it has what you need, fine, but its stock is limited. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 May 1998
... metaphor to the economy of colonial Spanish America. There are also several minor problems with the essays. For example, on pages 46, 70, and 137 the pulpería is characterized as an almacén , with no indication that the almacén was a category of store distinct from the pulpería , as an informed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1970) 50 (2): 426.
Published: 01 May 1970
...D. M. P. While public relations is undoubtedly a growing force in the underdeveloped world, as in the United States and Europe, the literature on it is scanty indeed. This handbook does not add much to our store of knowledge. Covering Latin America, Australia, and eastern Asia, it generalizes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1983) 63 (2): 392–393.
Published: 01 May 1983
... University Press 1983 Juan Castañer was a Mallorcan who emigrated to Puerto Rico as a youth, went to work on the coffee hacienda of a fellow Mallorcan, became mayordomo of the hacienda, and opened a little store in the countryside. With profits from the store, he purchased some land and started his own...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (1): 144–145.
Published: 01 February 1998
... own voice.” From the 1960s to the 1980s, bachata was spurned by the Dominican middle class, who found it in poor taste, to put it mildly. Record stores refused to sell it. Bachata circulated instead on crudely pressed 45 rpm disks sold by street vendors and often played in bars and corner stores where...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (2): 287.
Published: 01 May 1992
... egret feathers for export. He opened stores in Corumbá and Aquidauana, returned repeatedly to Germany, and made his fortune exporting hides and beef during World War I, only to lose it in the political unrest of 1923–24. The account is based on interviews with Wilhelm’s children and on surviving family...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1969) 49 (2): 400.
Published: 01 May 1969
... which adds little of real substance to our store of knowledge, and which makes few attempts at impartiality, in spite of good intentions. But some of it makes entertaining reading. There is an interesting appendix of appropriate documents and a very brief bibliography. ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1962) 42 (1): 111–112.
Published: 01 February 1962
... correct, in the text while the dust jacket spells the name “Laffitte”? Is someone trying to confuse me? Now here comes a serious professor of history to line up with the romanticists. In a heavily documented study the author demonstrates that Laffite’s group kept Old Hickory in stores and ammunition...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1992) 72 (4): 594–595.
Published: 01 November 1992
... “golden age” of this music (roughly 1920 to 1950). Those days cannot return; the tango belonged to the city’s heyday, and that lies in the past. Brazilian popular music is currently making deeper inroads into the world’s record stores, but the tango is holding up better than I expected in the era of the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (2): 364–365.
Published: 01 May 1976
... University Press 1976 Scattered signs are appearing in academia of film’s acceptance as a recorder and reflector of historical reality. This book, as a “brief introduction” (p. v), reflects in its five-fold division the disparate tasks in store for the filmic historian. Part one is a written and...