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Concha Espina papers

 Collection — Box: MS-016 001
Identifier: MS-016

Scope and Contents

Letters written in Spanish (1931-1955) to Terrell Tatum, Guerry Professor of Spanish, University of Chattanooga, 1924-1967 by Spanish novelist, Concha Espina.


  • Creation: 1931-1955


Language of Materials

This collection contains materials in Spanish.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright status of this collection has not been evaluated.

Biographical / Historical

María de la Concepción Jesusa Basilisa Espina y García, a Spanish novelist, was born in 1869 in Santander, Cantabria, Spain and died in Madrid in 1955. Her most famous work is La Niña de Luzmela.


0.21 Linear Feet (1 container)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Concha Espina instructed University of Chattanooga professor Terrell Tatum to donate this collection to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on an unknown date.

Existence and Location of Copies

Digital reproductions of the collection are available electronically at

Processing Information

Processing of this collection is complete.

Concha Espina papers
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Collection Area Details

Part of the Manuscripts Collection Area

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Library
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600 Douglas Street
Chattanooga Tennessee 37403 United States