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Castor Advertising Corporation Collection

Creator:
Fernandez, Castor  Search this
Castor Advertising Corporation  Search this
Extent:
1 cubic foot (3 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
8mm films
Advertisements
Business records
DVDs
Handbooks
Letters (correspondence)
Masters theses
Magazines (periodicals)
Newsletters
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- 1950-2000
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- 21st century
Press releases
VHS (videotape format)
Date:
1961-2006
Summary:
Collection consists of materials documenting the Castor Advertising Corporation which specializes in reaching Hispanic audiences.
Content Description:
Archival materials documenting the Castor Advertising Corporation. Includes correspondence; photographs, some of them autographed; business records; awards; a bound Master's thesis; company newsletters; an employee handbook; advertisements; articles; magazines; press releases; and other printed materials.
Provenance:
Collection donated to the Archives Center in 2018 by Castor Fernandez.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Advertising agencies  Search this
Advertising campaigns  Search this
Advertising executives  Search this
Articles  Search this
Awards  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Minorities in advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
8mm films
Advertisements
Business records
DVDs
Handbooks
Letters (correspondence)
Masters theses
Magazines (periodicals)
Newsletters
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- 1950-2000
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- 21st century
Press releases
VHS (videotape format)
Citation:
Castor Advertising Corporation Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac

Arthur Taussig "The Museum Project" Photoprints,

Donor:
Taussig, H. Arthur  Search this
Extent:
1 Cubic foot
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Date:
circa 1995-2015
Scope and Contents:
Arthur Taussig created "The Museum Project" to document what he terms "vernacular" museums in America, on offbeat or esoteric subjects. The collection contains color photoprints, organized regionally, of the interiors and exteriors of the museums he documented, and a hard drive containing all the images from the project.
Arrangement:
Collection is unarranged.
Biographical / Historical:
An artist and photographer, Taussig has conducted several documentary photographic projects, in addition to being a recording artist and book illustrator.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Arthur Taussig, 2016
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Museums -- United States  Search this
Vernacular museums  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- 21st century
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- 1990-2000
Citation:
Arthur Taussig "The Museum Project" Photoprints, ca. 1995-2015, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1396
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1396

Spanish Language Television Collection

Creator:
WKAQ (Television station : San Juan, Puerto Rico)  Search this
WNJU (Television station : New York, NY)  Search this
Telemundo Group, Inc.  Search this
Univisión (Television network)  Search this
Mirós, Gilda  Search this
Aguilar, Héctor  Search this
Extent:
3.5 Cubic feet (27 boxes, 8 map-folders)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Advertisements
Floor plans
Motion pictures (visual works)
Photographs
Statistics
Programs
Resumes
Scripts (documents)
Videocassettes
Writings
Immigration records
Letters (correspondence)
Diplomas
Commercials
Appointment books
Certificates
Clippings
Contracts
DVDs
Place:
Puerto Rico -- 20th century
Date:
bulk 1940 - 2017
Summary:
The collection documents Spanish language television stations in America, and the Telemundo network.
Scope and Contents:
The collection documents Spanish language television stations in America, and the Telemundo network. The WNJU portion includes photographs of reporters and other station personnel; portrait shots of on-air personalities, both negatives and prints; photographs of the reporters at the anchor desk, including both negatives and pritns; a reel of motion picture film of a children's show.
Arrangement:
The collection is organized into four series.

Series 1: Gilda Mirós

Subseries 1.1: Personal Papers

Subseries 2.2: Audiovisual Materials

Series 2: Hector Aguilar

Subseries 2.1: Personal Papers

Subseries 2.2: Audiovisual Materials

Series 3: Telemundo Group, Incorporated.

Subseries 3.1: WKAQ Television Station

Subseries 3.2: WNJU Television Station

Subseries 3.3: WSCV Television Station

Series 4: Univision

Subseries 4.1: Edgardo Gazón Files

Subseries 4.2: Mayda Delgado Files

Subseries 4.3: Ismael Moctezuma Files

Subseries 4.4: Eduardo Kachscovsky Files
Biographical / Historical:
WNJU was the second television station to broadcast in Spanish in the United States. It eventually was owned by Telemundo. WKAQ was the first television station to broadcast in Spanish in the United States. Telemundo stations provide diverse programming, including variety shows, telenovelas, sports, reality television, news programming, and films. Their target audience is the Hispanic and Latin American population in America.
Provenance:
Initial donation by by Jose Cancela, President of WNJU, 2016. The 2016 accrual was donated by station WKAQ. The television stations WKAQ, WNJU, and WSCV also donated materials in 2017.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Actresses  Search this
advertising  Search this
Broadcasting -- New York  Search this
Broadcasting -- United States  Search this
Ethnic television broadcasting  Search this
Minorities in broadcasting  Search this
Radio broadcasting  Search this
Television  Search this
Television broadcasting  Search this
Television journalists  Search this
Television advertising  Search this
Television stations  Search this
Theater  Search this
Notebooks  Search this
Awards  Search this
Genre/Form:
Advertisements -- 20th century
Advertisements -- 21st century
Floor plans
Motion pictures (visual works) -- 20th century
Motion pictures (visual works) -- 21st century
Photographs -- Color negatives -- Acetate film -- 1980-2000
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- 21st century
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- 1980-2000
Photographs -- Color negatives -- Acetate film -- 21st century
Statistics
Programs
Resumes
Scripts (documents)
Videocassettes
Writings
Immigration records
Letters (correspondence)
Diplomas
Commercials
Appointment books
Certificates
Clippings
Contracts
DVDs
Citation:
Spanish Language Television Collection, circa 1940-2017, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1404
See more items in:
Spanish Language Television Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1404
Additional Online Media:

St. Edward's University Documentary Project: Lockhart, Texas :photoprints

Teacher:
Vitone, Joseph  Search this
Sponsor:
St. Edward's University (Austin, Texas)  Search this
Extent:
2 Cubic feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Place:
Lockhart (Tex.)
Texas -- 21st century
Date:
2011
Scope and Contents:
Photographs by twelve students of Joseph Vitone, Professor of Photocommunications, St. Edward's University, Austin, Texas, documenting various aspects of the town of Lockhart, its people and environment. All prints are digital, from digital camera image files.
Arrangement:
Divided into 12 series (see separate series entries for descriptions).
Biographical / Historical:
The students were assigned by Vitone to photograph the town of Lockhart, near Austin, as a group project.
Provenance:
Gifts from the twelve individual photoraphers and Joseph Vitone.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Rights:
Each of the 12 photographers retains copyright and must be contacted individually for reproduction permission.
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- Digital -- 2010-2020
Photographs -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Digital -- 2010-2020
Citation:
St. Edward's University Documentary Project: Lockhart, Texas, 2011, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1253
See more items in:
St. Edward's University Documentary Project: Lockhart, Texas :photoprints
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1253
Additional Online Media:

Castor Advertising Corporation Collection

Creator:
Fernandez, Castor  Search this
Castor Advertising Corporation  Search this
Extent:
1 Cubic Feet (3 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
8mm films
Advertisements
Business records
DVDs
Handbooks
Letters (correspondence)
Masters theses
Magazines (periodicals)
Newsletters
Photographs
Press releases
VHS (videotape format)
Date:
1961-2006
Summary:
Collection consists of materials documenting the Castor Advertising Corporation which specializes in reaching Hispanic audiences.
Content Description:
Archival materials documenting the Castor Advertising Corporation. Includes correspondence; photographs, some of them autographed; business records; awards; a bound Master's thesis; company newsletters; an employee handbook; advertisements; articles; magazines; press releases; and other printed materials.
Provenance:
Collection donated to the Archives Center in 2018 by Castor Fernandez.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Advertising agencies  Search this
Advertising campaigns  Search this
Advertising executives  Search this
Articles  Search this
Awards  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Minorities in advertising  Search this
Genre/Form:
8mm films
Advertisements
Business records
DVDs
Handbooks
Letters (correspondence)
Masters theses
Magazines (periodicals)
Newsletters
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- 1950-2000
Photographs -- Color photoprints -- 21st century
Press releases
VHS (videotape format)
Citation:
Castor Advertising Corporation Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1461
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1461

Big Dog Neon Bar, Lockhart, Texas [digital photoprint]

Photographer:
Reissig, Aaron  Search this
Donor:
Reissig, Aaron  Search this
Sponsor:
St. Edward's University (Austin, Texas)  Search this
Collection Teacher:
Vitone, Joseph  Search this
Collection Sponsor:
St. Edward's University (Austin, Texas)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (13" x 19" sheet.)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Texas -- 21st century
Lockhart (Tex.)
Date:
2011
Scope and Contents:
Big Dog Neon, a neon sign manufacturing business, is owned and operated by Kirk Tunningley, Lockhart, Texas. This photograph depicts his personal bar, located in his shop, where his friends often hang out after work. An arrow-shaped sign on the wall says "signs." This digital print was made with Epson K-3 ink on Ilford Gold Fibre Silk alpha-cellulose paper.
Arrangement:
Box 1.
Local Numbers:
AC1253-0000001m.tif (AC Scan No.)
Exhibitions Note:
Displayed in Archives Center exhibition, "Gift of the Artist: Photographers as Donors," November 11, 2011-Feb. 29, 2012. David Haberstich, curator.
Related Materials:
Photographs by Aaron Reissig, St. Edward's University Documentary Project
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Each of the 12 photographers retains copyright and must be contacted individually for reproduction permission.
Topic:
Bars  Search this
Neon lamps  Search this
Signs and signboards  Search this
Neon signs  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 2010-2020 -- Color photoprints -- Digital
Collection Citation:
St. Edward's University Documentary Project: Lockhart, Texas, 2011, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
St. Edward's University Documentary Project: Lockhart, Texas :photoprints
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1253-ref512

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