Guide to the Teodoro Vidal Collection
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Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0712
Creators:
Vidal, Teodoro
Dates:
1592-1992
Languages:
English
Some materials in Spanish.
Collection is in English.
Physical Description:
4 cubic feet
15 boxes, 10 oversized folders
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Maps, prints, posters, religious articles, publications and photographs, relating to the history and culture of Puerto Rico. Mr. Vidal's family and personal papers are also included.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Collection is divided into nine series.
Series 1: personal Papers
Series 2: Vidal Family Background Materials
Series 3: Maps
Series 4: Prints and General Posters
Series 5: Religious Materials
Series 6: Publications
Series 7: General Photographs
Series 8: Poems, Ten Line Poems
Series 9: Miscellaneous

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Collector of art, artifacts and documents on the history, culture and people of Puerto Rico. Vidal donated his artifact collection to the National Museum of American History in 1997.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection processed by Jose Delannoy, 2001.
Author
Jose Delannoy

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Teodoro Vidal Collection, 1592-1992, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Prints -- Puerto Rico Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Puerto Rico Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Religious objects -- Puerto Rico Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Prayers Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Folk art Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Puerto Rico -- History Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art -- Collecting and Collectors -- Puerto Rico Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art, Puerto Rican Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Santos (Art) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Puerto Rico -- Antiquities Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maps Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Posters -- Puerto Rico Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives