Koldo San Sebastián Collection of Spanish Civil War and Basque Exile Papers
Scope and Contents
BSQAP 0178 - BSQAP 0185 1936-1956
Dossiers about The Spanish Civil War and the Basque Government done with original and photocopied documents by Koldo San Sebastián.
BSQAP 0186 - BSQAP 0188 1975-1985
Dossiers about the Spanish political Transition in the Basque Country done with original and photocopied documents by Koldo San Sebastián.
BSQAP 0189 1949-1958
Dossiers about the Galeuzca and Euzko Gogoa done by Euzko Gaztedi of Venezuela and collected by Koldo San Sebastián.
Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site.
Biographical / Historical
Koldo San Sebastián is a historian and journalist born in 1953 in Avilés. As a journalist, he collaborated with several national and international media groups. He worked for the newspaper Deia for almost twenty years. Koldo also directed and produced several documentaries for the Basque Public Television (ETB).
His research focuses on the history of the Basque Country and Basque emigration in America. He published several books about these topics, such as Crónicas de postguerra, Historia del Partido Nacionalista Vasco, Nacionalismo y heterodoxia and Memoria de un pueblo en marcha. He collaborated closely with the bibliographer Jon Bilbao to establish Harriluze, the Institute of the Basque Diaspora. He coordinated the book series Basques in the United States, published by the Center for Basque Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno.
CATARATA. Koldo San Sebastián. [Online] https://www.catarata.org/
THE WILLIAM A. DOUGLASS CENTER FOR BASQUE STUDIES. UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA RENO. Advisory board. [Online] https://basque.unr.edu/information-advisory_board.html
5 Cubic Feet (12 boxes)
Language of Materials
Various dossiers. Part of them are about The Spanish Civil War and the Basque Government, others are about the Spanish political Transition in the Basque Country and some others about the Galeuzca and Euzko Gogoa done by Euzko Gaztedi of Venezuela. All of them have been either created or collected by Koldo San Sebastian.
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