Basques -- California

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Basque Diaspora Ephemera

 Collection — Box BSQAP0441
Identifier: BAQ080
Abstract

Various pamphlets from different Basque-American festivals and exhibitions, a 2017 calendar, stickers, festival and events posters, pamphlets from the Basque Museum in Boise, booklet of the Jaialdi 95' in Boise, a scarf from Basque Soccer Friendly, a retrospective booklet of San Francisco Basque Club and two posters. It also includes two booklets one showing Basque sheepherder's tree carvings and the other, 'Amerikanuak!', about Basques in the U.S.

Dates: 1999-2017; 1999-2017

Basque drawings

 Collection
Identifier: NC900
Abstract The sheep owners in the Carson and Washoe valleys of Nevada sent their flocks and herders up into the Sierra mountain meadows every spring. The herders were Basques, and they took readily to the mountain terrain that was like their own Pyrenees, where, for untold ages, their ancestors had guarded sheep.Frances R. Wallace and Hans Reiss, the artists behind the drawings, called the collection "Basquos," though also believed that the collection should have been subtitled "Aspen...
Dates: 1895-1935

Basque Exhibition at Smithsonian Folk Festival

 Collection — Box BSQAP0448
Identifier: BAQ089
Abstract

Basque items related to the Basque Exhibition at Smithsonian Folk Festival, such as pamphlets, posters, photographs of tree carving and typical Basque fisher's neckerchief.

Dates: 2016

Elko and Basques in the West research projects, 1969 - 1975

 Sub-Series
Scope and Contents

Questionnaires made to Basques in the US, sheep man, herders and Basque hotels owners.

Dates: 1969 - 1975

Elko Project. Sheepmen questionnaires., 1969

 File — Box BSQAP0431, Folder: BSQAP0431-3
Scope and Contents

Forms for three interviews to Basque sheepmen. The forms include biographical information, as well as information about the sheep farming activity of the ranch and its history.

Dates: 1969

Etchemendy-Uhalde Family histories

 Collection
Identifier: BAQ108
Content Description Collection compiles the histories of the Etchemendy-Uhalde family. One document details the story about John Etchemendy, Sr., the donor's maternal grandfather. The second document relates the story about the donor's father, Raymond Lionel Uhalde, and his parents and ancestors. They were Basque Nevadans, who returned to the Basque country as children for 20 years, then returned to the States and served in WWII. The third document recounts the story about the war years of John Etchemendy, Jr.,...
Dates: 2016-11 - 2018-10

Iban Bilbao Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: BAQ010
Abstract

Data about Basque people enrolled in California, data and statistics about Basques who arrived in New York port and statistics about Basque presence based on 1900 census in different States of the U.S. It also contains six books on various topics related to Basques in the U.S., maritime law and Basque regional code of laws.

Dates: circa 1980

Jon Bilbao Basque Library Ephemera

 Collection — Box BSQAP0441
Identifier: BAQ081
Abstract

Various bookmarks on four different designs, Basque Library pamphlets, some of exhibitions, pamphlets regarding Basque Databases and Basque Library's rules, a thin magazine showing recently graduated library student workers and a poster from 'Bertsolari' documentary projection.

Dates: 2015-2017

León Hiribarren Papers

 Collection — Box BSQAP0095
Identifier: BAQ041
Abstract

Documents from the Hiribarren family, León Hiribarren's notebook that contains lyrics of songs.

Dates: 1884-1975

Magazine Articles

 Collection — Box BSQAP0442
Identifier: BAQ085
Abstract

6 magazines: 'PIT Traveler', 'Nevada', 'Deep Down Inside Arizona Highways', and 'High Desert Journal', last two containing each one an article regarding Basques in the U.S. It also contains the journal 'Sheep Trails', New Mexico Genealogist Society's journal and an article taken from 'Pays Basque' magazine. Sheep ranching in the land of the lakes', 'edible Reno-Tahoe' magazine, four copies of 'Canadian Geographic' and 'Faces' magazine

Dates: 1971-2016