Collection CHC0493 - Concha Alzola Collection

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Concha Alzola Collection


  • 1966-1997 (Creation)


11 Boxes

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Concepción "Concha" Alzola was a Cuban writer, journalist and professor of children's literature and folklore. Throughout her career she published more than ten books and pamphlets on a wide range of topics, most notably on children's folklore and linguistics.

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The Concha Alzola Collection contains the correspondence and writings of Concepción "Concha" Alzola, a Cuban author active in the 20th century.

The collection contains correspondence, event programs and articles written by Concha Alzola for Vanidades, Intimidades and Cosmopolitan.

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This collection is open for research.

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This collection is housed off-campus and must be requested a minimum of seven calendar days in advance for consultation in the Cuban Heritage Collection Reading Room.

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Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner. Please, contact for more information.

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Gifts of Concha Alzola, 1996 and 2004.

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