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The King Danced in the Market Place 1957-1964

MS 005


Collection Summary

Creator: Gillmor, Frances, 1903-1993.
Collection Name: The King Danced in the Market Place
Inclusive Dates: 1957-1964
Physical Description:.8 linear feet
Abstract:Original typescript with holograph notes and corrections; introduction, notes and bibliography for the published version; and offset publication for the original thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of requirements for degree of Doctor of Letters from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, 1957. Relates Aztec history and the life of Montezuma, a 15th century Aztec king. Also includes original drawings and tracings from Aztec codices, a Spanish summary of the books, genealogical diagrams for relatives of Moteczuma Ilhuicamina, and photograph negatives of Aztec drawings.
Collection Number:MS 005
Language: Materials are in English, with summary of book in Spanish.
Repository: University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections
University of Arizona
PO Box 210055
Tucson, AZ 85721-0055
Phone: 520-621-6423
Fax: 520-621-9733
URL: http://speccoll.library.arizona.edu/
E-Mail: LBRY-askspcoll@email.arizona.edu

Biographical Note

Folklorist, author, and educator; University of Arizona faculty member, 1928-1973.


Scope and Content Note

Original typescript with holograph notes and corrections; introduction, notes and bibliography for the published version; and offset publication for the original thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of requirements for degree of Doctor of Letters from Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, 1957. Relates Aztec history and the life of Montezuma, a 15th century Aztec king. Also includes original drawings and tracings from Aztec codices, a Spanish summary of the books, genealogical diagrams for relatives of Moteczuma Ilhuicamina, and photograph negatives of Aztec drawings.


Arrangement

This collection is organized into 2 series:
Series I: Manuscripts, 1957-1964
Series II: Graphic materials, 1957-1964

Restrictions

Restrictions

There are no restrictions on this collection.

Copyright

It is the responsibility of the user to obtain permission to publish from the owner of the copyright (the institution, the creator of the record, the author or his/her transferees, heirs, legates, or literary executors). The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Arizona Board of Regents for the University of Arizona, its officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims made by any person asserting that he or she is an owner of copyright.


Related Material

Published by The University of Arizona Press, 1964.

Reprint ed. by The University of Utah Press, 1977.


Access Terms

Personal Name(s)
Montezuma I, Emperor of Mexico, 1398-1469.

Geographic Name(s)
Mexico -- History -- To 1519.

Subject(s)
Aztecs -- Kings and rulers.
Manuscripts, American.


Administrative Information

Credit Line

The King Danced in the Market Place (MS 005). Special Collections, University of Arizona Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Acquired as gift, 1967.

Processing History

Processed by Staff.