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Oral history interview with Daniel Cosio Villegas, 1963.

Creator: Cosío Villegas, Daniel, 1898-1976
Project: Individual interviews oral history collection.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 354 leaves. Tape 3 reels.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Lawyer, educator.

Scope and Contents

Family background, education; interior of Mexico, 1905-06; Mexican Revolution, 1914; National Student Federation; University of Mexico; Mexican politicians and intellectuals during the 1920s; Law School; teaching at the University of Mexico and formation of its School of Economics; founding of publishing house, FONDO DE CULTURA ECONOMICA, 1933; Financial Counselor, Mexican Embassy in Washington, 1936; chargé d'affaires, Lisbon; Spanish Civil War.


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