Leonor Villegas de Magnón Papers, 1906-1982 | University of Houston Libraries
Title: Leonor Villegas de Magnón Papers, 1906-1982
Extent: 3.5 Linear Feet
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These original materials are available in Special Collections.
Scope and Contents: The papers of the Leonor Villegas Magnón are organized with eight series: Correspondence, Biographical material, Publications/Manuscripts, Cruz Blanca documents, Texas and US history and politics, Women’s interests, Mexican history and politics, and Photographs. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts and manuscript notes, personal biographical documents, and newspaper clippings. Of particular interest is information about La Cruz Blanca, La unión de progreso y caridad and her autobiographical novels La rebelde and The lady was a rebel. The collection contains material dating from 1906 – 1980.