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TAMUCC Special Collections History Harvest

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-240
This collection consists of twenty-seven family photographs, items related to the wedding of Teodorita Martinez and Alfonso R. Gomez, Alfonso R. Gomez's pharmacist license, and a photocopied obituary of Alfonso R. Gomez.

Dates

  • mid 1800s-1981
  • Majority of material found within 1921 - 1955

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

This material is made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to taking precautions against infringement of copyright and respecting the publication rights of reproduced materials. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards. Any materials used should be fully credited with their source according to the example given in the Preferred Citation note. Requests for assistance with citations and images of publication quality should be directed to specialcollections@tamucc.edu

Extent

0.33 Linear Feet : (32 items)

Biographical / Historical

Alfonso Ramirez Gomez graduated from Stuby Pharmaceutical College in Macon, Georgia in 1920. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and the Corpus Christi General Assembly, served on the first board of directors of the Community Settlement House, and served as a democratic precinct chairman and election officer for 30 years. He married Teodorita Martinez on August 28, 1921, and the couple had two sons and a daughter.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift; 2018.