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Rene Guzman Glover Collection

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll-155

These papers are copies of documents and oral history notes collected by Rene Guzman Glover pertaining to the Lozeno, Medina, and Galvan Families. Glover a relative of these families was the family historian.


  • 1885-1960

Physical Description

Fragile Documents

Conditions Governing Access

No Restriction

Conditions Governing Use

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These papers, which include genealogical documents, photographs, marriage certificates, and other documents pertaining to the Lozano, Galvan, and Medina families, were collected by Rene Guzman Glover.

Biographical / Historical

The Rene Guzman Glover collection cover a variety of documents, ranging from genealogical information to marriage records, all pertaining to the Medina, Longoria, and Galvan families. These families were influential in the Mexican American community. The Galvan family were especially influential, as Rafael Galvan, Sr. was a founding member of LULAC, the League of United Latin American Citizens.


Collection is organized into Five Series:

I. Rene Guzman Glover Ancestry and Genealogy

II. Marriage Records of Rene Guzman Glover Ancestors

III. Wills of Lozano-Galvan Family

IV. Newspaper Clippings

V. Photographs

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Rene Guzman Glover on February 6, 2003, donated genealogical data, copies of birth and marriage certificates, family tree documents, phootographs, copies of wills, oral history notes and comments, clippings, and other documents dealing with the Lozano, Medina, Galvan, and related families to the Special Collections and Archives at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.

Related Materials

Genevieve B. Gonzalez Papers Mayor Gabe Lozano Papers Rafael Sr. and Virginia Galvan Family Papers

Physical Description

Fragile Documents

Processing Information

Nicholas Figueroa processed this collection and created the accompanying finding aid

Guide to Rene Guzman Glover Collection
In Progress
Nicholas Figueroa
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English; Spanish
Edition statement

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives, Mary and Jeff Bell Library, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Repository

6300 Ocean Dr.
Unit 5702
Corpus Christi TX 78412 United States
361-825-5973 (Fax)