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Carnaval De Huejotzingo Collection, 1962-2007

By Trent Shotwell

Collection Overview

Title: Carnaval De Huejotzingo Collection, 1962-2007

Predominant Dates:2006-2007

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Arrangement: The collection is arranged by material type.  The collection contains posters, flyers, and pamphlets related to the Carnaval De Huejotzingo.  A group of framed poster sized prints by Fernando Ramirez Osorio are currently displayed on the first floor of the Newton Gresham Library.

Languages: English [eng], Spanish;Castilian [spa]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Carnaval De Huejotzingo Collection contains the art work of Fernando Ramirez Osorio.  The majority of the artwork is large poster sized prints that have been autographed by Osorio.  The poster prints are individually numbered and packaged in large Carnaval De Huejotzingo commemorative envelopes.  A complete set includes five poster prints and the collection contains five complete sets.  One set has been framed and is displayed on the first floor of the Newton Gresham Library.  The collection also includes pamphlets relating to Fernando Ramirez Osorio’s art and flyers for the Carnaval De Huejotzingo.  The Carnaval De Huejotzingo collection was given to SHSU Special Collections by William J. Breitenbach, a professor of Art at Sam Houston State University.  Photographs taken by William J. Breitenbach of the 2007 Carnaval De Huejotzingo festival relating to the collection are located in the Newton Gresham Library’s Digital Resources department.  See also the digitized Breitenbach Mask Collection, here: http://digital.library.shsu.edu/cdm/landingpage/collection/p243vra

Administrative Information

Use Restrictions:

The materials represented in this finding aid have been made available for research, teaching and private use. For these purposes, you may reproduce (print, make photocopies, or download) these items without prior permission on the condition that you provide proper attribution of the source in all copies.

Please contact the Newton Gresham Library's Special Collections and University Archives department to request permissions to reproduce materials for any other purpose, or to obtain information regarding the copyright status of a particular digital image, text, audio or video recording.

Related Materials: For more information please see http://digital.library.shsu.edu/cdm/landingpage/collection/p243vra.

Preferred Citation: Carnaval De Huejotzingo Collection. SHSU Special Collections, Newton Gresham Library, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas.


Box and Folder Listing

Series 1Add to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Carnaval De Huejotzingo Osorio prints, 1962Add to your cart.
Booklet containing 10 prints from Fernando Ramirez Osorio
Folder 2: Carnaval De Huejotzingo Osorio prints, 1954Add to your cart.
Booklet containing 10 prints from Fernando Ramirez Osorio
Folder 3: Carnaval De Huejotzingo flyers, 2006Add to your cart.
Two flyers advertising the 2006 Carnaval De Huejotzingo
Folder 4: Barrio Del Artista Frida Y Diego Rivera posters, undatedAdd to your cart.
Six posters individually signed by Fernando Ramirez Osorio "Neighborhood Artists"
Folder 5: Carnaval De Huejotzingo Osorio posters [1 of 2], undatedAdd to your cart.
Poster sized prints that are individually numbered and autographed by Fernando Ramirez Osorio.  Each envelope contains 5 prints.
Folder 6: Carnaval De Huejotzingo Osorio posters [2 of 2], undatedAdd to your cart.
Poster sized prints that are individually numbered and autographed by Fernando Ramirez Osorio.  Each envelope contains 5 prints.
Folder 7: Carnaval De Huejotzingo Photographs, 2007Add to your cart.
Taken by William J. Breitenbach.  The CD containing these images is located in the Newton Gresham Library's Digital Resources Department.