Collection CHC5053 - Raquel & Ruth Robés Collection

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Raquel & Ruth Robés Collection


  • Undated (Creation)


3 Boxes (1.5 linear feet)

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Raquel & Ruth Robés were Cuban schoolteachers in the pre-revolutionary period. Ruth Robés served as sub-director of the Cuban Department of Education in 1956.

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The Raquel & Ruth Robes Collection contains photographs of school life in pre-revoultionary Cuba, as well as school pamphlets and memorabilia. It also contains certifications for schoolteachers Raquel and Ruth Robes. Certificates and oversized materials are found in the poster drawer.

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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.

Preferred citation: Raquel & Ruth Robés Collection, Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida.

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  • Spanish

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Minimal collection-level record created by Fernando Espino, December 2013.
Updated by Juan A. Villanueva, February 2021.

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