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    Vivan, vivan los Cubanos! Dicen en lo general, porque al fin somos hermanos y amamos la libertad 1 print on yellow ground wood paper : relief cuts, with text in letterpress ; 19.9 x 29.7 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows a bust portrait, perhaps of Cariño. The text conveys the "Ballad of Cariño" in which two men, Cariño and Moreno, duel with each other, and ends with Moreno being shot dead. On the verso there is an image of a crowd...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm)
    • Date: 1890
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    Corrido de Reyes Ruiz. Corrido de Martín Herrera 1 print on natural ground wood paper : text in letterpress ; 29.9 x 19.9 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows simple ornamental border dividing the text which, in verse, consists of two ballads. The "Ballad of Reyes Ruiz," by Epigmenio Gonzales, conveys the killing of Ruiz on the eve of a Dieciseis de Septiembre (Mexican Independence Day) celebration. He is warned by his mother...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm)
    • Date: 1890
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    Señora, su conejito ya no le gusta el zacate, solo quiere chocolate. Qué animal tan picudito! 1 print on pale olive green ground wood paper : relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 20 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows two women looking at a rabbit on a table. The ballad conveys, by means of metaphor, disdain of the upper class for living a life of luxury, represented by their attire and their diet. There is an additional ballad...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Manilla, Manuel
    • Date: 1909
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    Viva la república! Viva el Cura Hidalgo! Una página de gloria 1 print on tan ground wood paper : relief cuts, with text in letterpress ; 59.8 x 40.4 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows bust portrait of Father Miguel Hidalgo in an oval medallion at center of sheet. Text surrounds the image in a square, celebrating Mexican Independence. On the verso are two images of Mexican soldiers on horseback. The upper image is titled, "Los...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1890
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    Pleito de la suegra con su yerno 1 print on green ground wood paper : relief cut, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 19.9 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows an angry woman about to crack a man's skull with a chair. The room is in disarray with objects scattered around. A woman peers behind a door on left. The text concerns a dialog between the mother-in-law and the man. Both...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1912
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    Los sueños de las posadas o un magnífico aguinaldo 1 print on red ground wood paper : relief cuts, with text in letterpress ; 40.1 x 30 cm. (sheet). | The recto of this broadside shows dream-like images of people gathering around a campfire (upper right), a nativity scene with the three magi in procession (upper left), two scenes of couples dancing, and a scene of three individuals in front of the mouth...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1903
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    El corrido de la muerte 1 print on natural ground wood paper : relief cuts and relief etchings, with text in letterpress ; 29.7 x 20.8 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows small calaveras, or skeletons, five of which make reference to Asian individuals. The text is classically a calavera in verse (epitaph). On the verso there is an image of Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla with three men and...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1890
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    Unas lindas mañanitas, a las muchachas bonitas, levàntate mamacita, que ya tu amante llegó 1 print on yellow ground wood paper : relief cuts, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 19.9 cm. (sheet). | Broadside has two separate images: a man serenading two women from the street upper center, and a full-length figure of a gentleman tipping his top hat lower center. The text on the front and on the verso is the traditional Mexican birthday serenade...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1890
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    El entierro de Zapata 1 print on pink ground wood paper : relief cut, with text in letterpress ; 30.2 x 20 cm. (sheet). | Broadside, on recto, shows full-length portrait of Emiliano Zapata holding a rifle. Zapata was the most influential revolutionary hero from southern Mexico. He disagreed with Madero's vague policy of land redistribution. Various skirmishes occurred around Cuernavaca due to the confusion suffered by revolutionaries...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1914
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    Corrido de la cucaracha que no ha salido a pasear, porque no tiene cartoncitos que gastar 1 print on yellow ground wood paper : relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 19.7 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows full-length figure of a simply dressed woman with a shawl around her shoulders and hands on her hips. The song conveys the story of la cucaracha. Cucaracha literally means cockroach, but during the Mexican Revolution this term was synonymous with "camp...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1915
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    Adelita canción tapatia 1 print on yellow ground wood paper : relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 20.3 cm. (sheet). | Broadside has masthead illustration and decorative borders, but no other images. The song "Adelita" refers to the name of a woman with whom a soldier is in love. He asks her to marry him, to wait for him, to cry for him if...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1910
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    Mi hombre; and Mi noche triste 1 print on blue ground wood paper : relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 24 x 34.1 cm. (sheet). | This sheet consists of two broadsides (número 3 on left and número 4 on right) of the penny press "Edición especial." Número 3 has a small masthead image of two cherubs in a scroll medallion. The text "My man" conveys in verse the...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1909
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    Jesús Negrete, el tigre de Santa Julia 1 print on pink ground wood paper : relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 20.5 cm. | Broadside shows, on recto, a masthead illustration with musical instruments and scores as well as full-length image of Jesús Negrete, the famous Mexican bandit, in a charro outfit. In addition to the title lyrics, there are lyrics for two additional songs on the verso:...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1909
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    Calaveras de caudillos de silla presidencial 1 print on tan ground wood paper : relief etchings, with text in letterpress ; 40.1 x 29.9 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows three images of calaveras. In the center image, people flee a fearsome calavera wielding a leg bone. On the left, a calavera photographer shoots a camera. On the right, a calavera artist paints a picture, while a calavera bartender mixes a...
    • Contributor: Posada, José Guadalupe - Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm)
    • Date: 1909
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    Suspiros de los angeles 1 print on yellow ground wood paper : relief cut and relief etchings, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 20 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows masthead with musical instruments, sheet music, and books and two cherubs on recto. The text consist of three love songs: "Angels sighing," "The same as yesterday," and "The zenzontle." On the verso there is a depiction of a...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Manilla, Manuel
    • Date: 1910
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    Valentina nuevo corrido 1 print on yellow ground wood paper : relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 29.7 x 19.5 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows a full-length figure of a female performer in costume. The text consist of two songs: "Valentina new ballad" (a love song) and "Half steps are in fashion" (a critique of tight-fitting dress and the ridiculousness of the woman's baby steps due...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1915
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    Pleito de la suegra con su yerno. Ya la vieja de mi suegra nomás quiere regañar, deatiro la corta verde no la deja madurar 1 print on pale green ground wood paper : relief cut, with text in letterpress ; 30.4 x 20 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows an angry woman hitting a man with a chair. The room is in disarray with objects scattered. A woman peers around a door. The text concerns a dialog between the mother-in-law and a son-in-law. Both insult each other with their...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1911
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    Versos muy extravagantes, divertidos fabulosos, de reír y pasar el rato para todos los curiosos 1 print on natural ground wood paper : relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 30.5 x 20. cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows a coyote standing amidst birds, insects, and animals. A crow is dressed like a soldier, and a grasshopper holds a liquor bottle. The accompanying text, probably based on a regional ballad from Spain, is an animal ballad in verse. An additional...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1911
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    Amor cuando muere, canción moderna. Gaona se muere y no 1 print on olive ground wood paper : relief etching with graver work, with text in letterpress ; 30.1 x 20.1 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows, on verso, a bust portrait of bullfighter Rodolfo Gaona. The text includes three songs: "When love dies;" "Gaona dies or not," which conveys how Gaona was gored July 5, 1909 and whether or not he has cheating death;...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1909
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    El novio de mil mujeres les da dinero y placeres 1 print on natural ground wood paper : relief cut, with text in letterpress ; 29.9 x 20.2 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows a gentleman with arms outstretched surrounded by a crowd of women. The verse conveys the boastings of a man with many girlfriends. In the text he names some of the women and provides a description of each of their attributes. On...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1890
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    El pagare o sea la mujer chismosa de la vecindad 1 print on pale blue ground wood paper : relief cuts and relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 20.3 cm. (sheet). | Broadside, on recto, shows a full-length female figure, wearing a shawl, hands on her hips. The accompanying text is a song about a woman who gossips about her husband. It tells that once an IOU is paid out that...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1913
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    El destierro 1 print on yellow ground wood paper : relief etchings and relief cut, with text in letterpress ; 29.7 x 20.0 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows full-length figure of a man with slumped shoulders wearing unusual hat, perhaps the exile of the title song, as well as a masthead illustration. The text is a ballad conveying the tribulations of a thief who is exiled...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1910
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    Canción del rosal 1 print on green ground wood paper : relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 29.8 x 20.1 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows bust-length figure of a girl, landscape in the distance and a small ribbon-like imprint the reads "Correo mayor imprenta Guerrero num 101." There are four songs on this broadside: "The song of the rose bush," "Costeño's daughter," "The drunkard" and "Seven...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1924
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    La arranquera, esto si que es grande apuro ya no se consigue un duro 1 print on salmon ground wood paper : relief cut and relief etching, with text in letterpress ; 29.6 x 39.3 cm. (sheet). | Uncut broadside shows gentleman seated beside writing desk and smaller male figures. The text conveys the problems of scarcity of money and of poverty--hunger--and lists the different foods that one could eat if there were money to buy them as...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1913
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    Reyistas y Corralistas. Nuevo corrido de actualidad 1 print on pale olive green ground wood paper : relief etchings, with text in letterpress ; 30 x 19.8 cm. (sheet). | Broadside shows full-length figure of a man playing guitar, as well as masthead illustration. The script of the ballad centers around the heated campaign for a suppossedly free and democratic presidential and vice-presidential election in 1910. The players involved include General...
    • Contributor: Antonio Vanegas Arroyo (Firm) - Posada, José Guadalupe
    • Date: 1909