Person - Gamoneda, Francisco (1873-1953)

Gamoneda, Francisco (1873-1953)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Gamoneda, Francisco (1873-1953)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Tineo (Asturias, España)  1873 - 1953

History:

Francisco Gamoneda was a Spanish bibliographer, bookseller, teacher, archivist, and librarian. He graduated in Law from the Central University of Madrid. He lived in Asturias, the Philippines, Madrid, and Mexico. He was an Asturian emigrant who was in the Philippine war.

During his Mexican stage, he organized the archive and the library of the Ministry of Finance of the Mexican government, the library of the Federal District of Mexico and its Popular Libraries. Along with Juan Vicéns de la Llave, Ignacio Mantecón and Agustín Millares Carlo, he trained the Mexican librarians who exercised without degree. He died in Mexico and Ignacio Mantecón organized a tribute called "Don Quixote of libraries."

Occupations

Profession (carried on by):

Archiveros

Profession (carried on by):

Librarians

Profession (carried on by):

Profesores

Places

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Tineo (Asturias, España) in 1873

Lugar de Defunci¾n:

Ciudad de México (México) in 1953

Subjects

Gender:

Varón

Nationality:

Asturians

He/She is a:

Emigrantes

Related Authorities

Mantecón, José Ignacio (1902-1982)  ( He/She is friend with )

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External Links

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de Espa±a

Documents

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