Benito Fuentes
Person - Fuentes Isla, Benito (1883-?)

Fuentes Isla, Benito (1883-?)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Fuentes Isla, Benito (1883-?)

Fechas de existencia:

Caravia (Asturias, España)  1883 - 1953

History:

Benito Fuentes Isla was a Spanish archivist and priest. He graduated in Philosophy and Literature, History Section, from the Central University of Madrid. He joined the Corps of Archivists, Librarians, and Archaeologists in 1913. One year later he joined the Archivo Histórico Nacional (AHN; National Historical Archive), taking charge of the Sections of Inquisition, Sigilography and Universities. In 1942 he was appointed Archives Inspector and in this position he wrote the instructions for the organization of the archives of the Provincial Treasury Delegations. In 1945, when director Gómez del Campillo retired, he was appointed AHN Director. He held this position until his retirement in 1953.

Occupations

Profesión (Es realizada por):

Archiveros

otros:

Religiosos

Places

Lugar de Residencia:

Madrid (España)

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Caravia (Asturias, España) in 1883

Subjects

sexo:

Varón

Sources

Torreblanca López, Agustín. Noticia de los directores del Archivo Histórico Nacional (1866-1953). [Acceso en línea]. Agustín Torreblanca López. [Madrid] : Asociación Española de Archiveros, Bibliotecarios, Museólogos y Documentalistas, [2002]. [https://dialnet.unirioja.es/servlet/articulo?codigo=50987].

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