Collection CHC0552 - Guillermo Alvarez Guedes Collection

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Guillermo Alvarez Guedes Collection


  • circa 1950s-2010s (Creation)


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The Guillermo Álvarez Guedes Collection contains audiovisual materials and manuscripts of the Cuban comedian and performer Guillermo Álvarez Guedes active from the 1960s to the early 2000s.

The collection contains videos, cassette tapes and CDs of Guillermo Álvarez Guedes' comedic performances. The collection also includes manuscripts for books including Cadillac; and scripts for radio shows and live performances. It also includes, ephemera, posters, clippings, musical arrangements, and photo albums documenting Álvarez Guedes' career.

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This collection is open for research.

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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 Guillermo Alvarez Guedes, 1997, 2001 and 2005. Gift of Elsy Alvarez-Guedes, 2014 and 2015.

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CHC5212 Luis J. Botifoll Oral History Project interview with Guillermo Álvarez-Guedes.

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