Anchordoquy Family Papers

 Collection — Box: BSQAP 0164
Identifier: BAQ060

Scope and Contents

BSQAP 0164 - BSQAP 0165 1950-2000

Documentation of Anchordoquy Family.

Dates

  • 1950-2000

Language

Materials are in English and Basque.

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site.

Biographical / Historical

The Anchordoquys are a family of Basque heritage living in California. One of the family members, Arnold R. Anchordoquy from Pacific Palisades, recalls the earthquake of 1994, called “The Northridge earthquake.”

The members of the Anchordoquy family collected several documents about Basques and Basque Americans. The collection includes booklets and press clippings about Basque festivals over California and Nevada. They were also interested in Basque cooking recipes and owned several guides and maps from France and the Pyrenees.

Extent

1 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)

Abstract

Anchordoquy family's documentation, correspondence, photos, magazines, press clippings, several maps and travel guides.
Title
a Guide to the papers of Anchordoquy Family
Author
Irati Urkitza Ansoleaga
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Jon Bilbao Basque Library Repository

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