Teresa Andrés Zamora
Person - Andrés Zamora, Teresa (1907-1946)

Andrés Zamora, Teresa (1907-1946)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Andrés Zamora, Teresa (1907-1946)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Villalba de los Alcores (Valladolid, España)  1907 - 1946-07-05

History:

She was a Spanish librarian. When she started to study at the end of the late `20s, she lived in the ¿Residencia de Señoritas¿ (Girls Residence) in Madrid, directed by María de Maeztu. In the `30s, she redacted her doctoral thesis on Spanish iron handcraft with the supervision of Manuel Gómez Moreno. Her family was settled in Cervico de la Torre (Palencia) and her parents were respectively a doctor, her father, and a teacher, her mother. During the military coup in 1936, her family experienced the repression and her father and one of her brothers died. From 1933, she was a communist militant and she married one of the founders of the Spanish Communist Party, Emilio Gómez Nadal. She also led the syndicate Federation of Education Workers under the UGT (General Union of Workers). She stood out for her leading role at the Popular Culture Libraries during the Civil War and for her work as Delegate of the Ministry of Public Education in Valencia during the during the conflict. After the War, she moved to France with her husband where they joined the French Resistance. She died one year after the liberation of Paris, when she was 39 years old.

World War, 1939-1945

Date of the event: 1939 - 1945

 
Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

Date of the event: 1936 - 1939

 

Occupations

Places

Domicile:

Madrid (España)

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Villalba de los Alcores (Valladolid, España) in 1907

Lugar de Defunci¾n:

París (Isla de Francia, Francia) in 1946-07-05

Subjects

Gender:

Mujer

Sources

AGA: Expediente personal de la bibliotecaria Teresa Andrés Zamora. Signatura: AGA, Caja 31/07017 - Exp. 2. IDD (05)001.005.

Related Authorities

Family relationships :

Gómez Nadal, Emili (1907-1994)  - Marriage (He/She is married to)

Andrés Zamora, Troadio (1908-1998)  - Collateral (He/She is the brother/sister of)

Gómez Serrano, Eliseo (1889-1939)  - Collateral (He/She is my brother-in-law/sister-in-law)

Martínez Bay, Emma (1893-1957)  - Collateral (He/She is my brother-in-law/sister-in-law)

External Links

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de Espa±a

Documents

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