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Title: Decreto orgánico de la Escuela de Artes y Oficios
Creator: Santander (Colombia : Department)
Cala, Roso
Quintero Calderón, Guillermo
Publication Info: Unknown : Unknown, 1890.
Physical Details: 48 p. ; 19 x 13 7/10 cms.
Physical Condition: Fair. No title page, some dust-staining. Well printed.

Summary: Roso Cala, Finance Secretary of the state of Santander, here decrees the regulations for a school of arts and crafts which, according to Cala, would improve the skills of workers and thus improve the quality of local products. The document provides administrative guidelines, as well as the ways in which the state would contribute to the maintenance of this school.
Historical Notes: The state of Santander was located in eastern Colombia. It was established in 1857, and became the Department of Santander in 1886. Santander was reduced in size in 1911 when its northern portion separated to become the Department of Norte de Santander. Davis, Robert 1993 Santander. In Historical Dictionary of Colombia. Pp. 313. Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press.
Donor Notes: The decree creating Santander Department's school of arts and crafts. - J.L.H.

Subject(s): Escuela de Artes y Oficios (Santander, Colombia)
Trade schools -- Colombia -- Santander (Department)
Education -- Colombia -- Santander (Department)
Santander (Colombia : Department) -- Social conditions -- 19th century

Type: Pamphlet
Language: Spanish
Format: JPG
PDF - Color
Donor: Helguera, J. León
Collection: Helguera, J. León Collection
Institution: Vanderbilt University
Accession Number: P00279
Record Number: 295
Islandora ID: islandora:5122