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Box: 2 Fold: 21 Ricardo J. Alfaro - In Memoria by Alfaro Family
c.1975-80

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescripts of reminiscences by Amelia Lyons de Alfaro and children of Ricardo J. Alfaro:

1. TMs by H. Cabell Maddux, Jr., "Dr. Ricardo J. Alfaro 1882 to 1971," dated July 10, 1980, 4 pages.

2. TMs (in Spanish) by Guadalupe Davila Monteverde de Alfaro, "Mis Recuerdos de Don Ricardo," dated August 20, 1976, 9 pages.

3. TMs by Yolanda Alfaro Maddux, "Ricardo J. Alfaro - A Personal Memoir," 1975, 13 pages.

4. TMs by Yolanda Alfaro Maddux, "Amelia Lyons de Alfaro," September 1975, 17 pages.

5. TMs (in Spanish) by Ivan J. Alfaro, "Recuerdos de mi Padre," not dated, 7 pages.

Box: 2 Fold: 22 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Obituaries (Spanish)
February to March 1971

DESCRIPTION: Contains newspaper clippings of obituaries and in memoriam articles re Ricardo J. Alfaro (in Spanish).

Box: 2 Fold: 23 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Obituaries (in Spanish, copies)
February to March 1971

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of newspaper clippings of obituaries and in memoriam articles about Ricardo J. Alfaro (in Spanish).

Box: 2 Fold: 24 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Obituaries (English)
February to March 1971

DESCRIPTION: Contains newspaper clippings of obituaries for Ricardo J. Alfaro (in English).

Box: 2 Fold: 25 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Obituaries (English, copies)
February to March 1971

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of newspaper clippings of obituaries for Ricardo J. Alfaro (in English).

Box: 2 Fold: 26 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Death: TV Report (Videotape)
February 23, 1971

DESCRIPTION: Contains videotape cassette copy of television report on the death of Ricardo J. Alfaro (in English, approx. 20 minutes).

Box: 3 Fold: 1 Ricardo J. Alfaro Centennial 1982 - Correspondence
Letters dated 8/17/1982 to 9/22/1983

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence concerning the centennial celebration for Ricardo J. Alfaro:

1. Walter Stoessel, Jr., deputy secretary of state, to Yolanda Alfaro Maddux, TLS 8/17/1982, w/ envelope and 3 copies.

2. Richard R. Wyrough, Office of central American and Panamanian Affairs, U.S. State Department, to Yolanda Alfaro Maddux, TLS 11/19/1982, w/ 2 copies and statement re the centennial.

3. Manuel Revuelta Sanudo, director, Biblioteca de Menendez Pelayo, Santander, to Yolanda Alfaro Maddux, re the dedication of a bust of Ricardo J. Alfaro in the garden of the library, TLS 9/22/1983 (in Spanish). Includes copy of clippings re the event.

Box: 3 Fold: 2 Ricardo J. Alfaro Centennial 1982 - Article by Gloria Guardia
August 22, 1982

DESCRIPTION: Contains copy of typed manuscript for an article written by Gloria Guardia on Amelia Lyons de Alfaro on the occasion of the centennial celebration for Ricardo J. Alfaro. The article was printed in La Estrella de Panama, a clipping of which is included. The typescript is inscribed by Gloria Guardia to Yolanda Alfaro Maddux.



Box: 3 Fold: 3 Ricardo J. Alfaro Centennial 1982 - Statement by Ivan J. Alfaro
1982

DESCRIPTION: Contains copy of a typed statement re Ricardo J. Alfaro by his son Ivan J. Alfaro.

Box: 3 Fold: 4 Ricardo J. Alfaro Centennial 1982 - Article by Yolanda Alfaro Maddux
March 1982

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed manuscript re the Ricardo J. Alfaro centennial in 1982, by his daughter Yolanda Alfaro Maddux. Includes copies of printed article re the centennial by Mrs. Maddux.

Box: 3 Fold: 5 Ricardo J. Alfaro Centennial 1982 - Articles (clippings)
April to May 1982

DESCRIPTION: Contains newsclippings and copies of articles commemorating the centennial of the birth of Ricardo J. Alfaro, 1982.

Box: 3 Fold: 6 Ricardo J. Alfaro Centennial 1982 - Printed Ephemera
1982

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed programs of events commemorating Ricardo J. Alfaro on the centennial of his birth, 1982; invitation cards, 2 b/w photographs showing unveiling ceremonies of memorial busts of Ricardo J. Alfaro, sculpted by his daughter Yolanda Alfaro Maddux (also appearing in the photographs with her husband H. Cabell Maddux, Jr.

Box: 3 Fold: 7 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Play Programs (Juvenilia)
c.1889-1898

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of programs/cast lists of plays in which the young Ricardo J. Alfaro participated.

Box: 3 Fold: 8 Ricardo J. Alfaro & Amelia Lyons de Alfaro - Wedding Gift Receipt List
October 28, 1905

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph list of wedding gifts received by Ricardo J. and Amelia Lyons de Alfaro, 6 pages.

Box: 3 Fold: 9 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Receipt for Diamond Ring Purchase
1917

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph/typed agreement signed by Ricardo J. Alfaro re the purchase of a diamond ring.

Box: 3 Fold: 10 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Dedication of First Panamanian Airplane
11/3/1931

DESCRIPTION: Contains copy of printed salutation by Ricardo J. Alfaro at dedication of the first Panamanian plane.

Box: 3 Fold: 11 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Tribute by Jose Victoria Loaiza (poem)
7/29/1945

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed poem written in tribute to Ricardo J. Alfaro, by Jose Victoria Loaiza.



Box: 3 Fold: 12 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Club de Leones de Panama: Tribute
10/29/1959

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed program, including curriculum vitae, celebrating the nomination of Ricardo J. Alfaro to magistrate in the U.N. International Court of Justice. Tribute given by the Club de Leones de Panama.

Box: 3 Fold: 13 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Declaration of Human Rights Anniversary
December 18, 1964

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed ephemera relating to the 16th anniversary of the universal declaration of human rights. This commemoration was held by the National Institute, Panama. Items include invitation card and program.

Box: 3 Fold: 14 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Honorary Citizen of Panama
July 14, 1970

DESCRIPTION: Contains program including printed transcripts of addresses given at a ceremony honoring Ricardo J. Alfaro as "Hijo Meritorio del Distrito de Panama."

Box: 3 Fold: 15 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Scholarship Fund, University of Panama
July 29, 1971

DESCRIPTION: Contains xerox copy of statement by Yolanda Alfaro Maddux relating to the establishment of a scholarship fund in the name of Ricardo J. Alfaro at the University of Panama.

Box: 3 Fold: 16 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Crossword Puzzle (reference)
c.1933

DESCRIPTION: Contains clipping of newspaper crossword puzzle citing Ricardo J. Alfaro for vertical entry # 16. Completed by unnamed member of the Alfaro family.

Box: 3 Fold: 17 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Secret Telegram Code for Panama
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript entitled, "Clave Telegrafica Secreta de la Republica de Panama," 28 pages.

Box: 3 Fold: 18 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Curriculum Vitae
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed copies of curriculum vitae for Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 3 Fold: 19 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Will (copy)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains copy of part of the written will if Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 3 Fold: 20 Ricardo J. & Amelia Lyons de Alfaro - Invitations (White House)
1933-1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed invitations from the President and Mrs. Roosevelt to Ricardo J. and Amelia Lyons de Alfaro to attend various occasions at the White House. 8 printed invitations, 3 programs.

Box: 3 Fold: 21 Ricardo J. & Amelia Lyons de Alfaro - Invitations, Menus, Programs
1924-1934

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed dinner invitations, menus/programs given by Ricardo J. and Amelia Lyons de Alfaro.

1. 1924-25, 4 menus.

2. 1926, 4 menus.

3. 1927-1928, 2 dinner menus.

4. 1930-34, 7 menus.

5. 4 undated menus, + invitation.



Box: 3 Fold: 22 Ricardo J. & Amelia Lyons de Alfaro - Menus (Dinners attended)
1916-1935

DESCRIPTION: Contains menus for dinners attended by Ricardo J. and Amelia Lyons de Alfaro. 3 printed menus, 1 copy of menu cover for a banquet given in 1916 for the president of Panama, Dr. Belisario Porras.

Box: 3 Fold: 23 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Invitations, Menus, Programs in Honor of
1924-1976

DESCRIPTION: Contains invitations, menus and programs for occasions held in honor of Ricardo J. Alfaro. 15 items, 2 copied items.

Box: 3 Fold: 24 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article: "Calendario y Religion"
c.1946-1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains reprint of an article by Ricardo J. Alfaro entitled, "Calendario y Religion." Printed by the World Calendar Association, New York, New York.

Box: 3 Fold: 25 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article: William Crawford Gorgas
1975

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of article by Ricardo J. Alfaro, translated by Gloriela Calvo and Yolanda Alfaro Maddux for publication in the Congressional Record. Title: "Biographical Sketch of William Crawford Gorgas."

Box: 3 Fold: 26 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article: William Crawford Gorgas
1974

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of typescript of an article by Ricardo J. Alfaro, entitled, "William Crawford Gorgas" published by Editora de la Nacion, Panama, 1974. 5 pages.

Box: 3 Fold: 27 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article: "Roosevelt Salvador"
1982

DESCRIPTION: Contains clipping and copy of an article by Ricardo J. Alfaro, printed in La Estrella de Panama, entitled, "Roosevelt Salvador."

Box: 3 Fold: 28 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Address: Toward Freedom through the University"
October 25-30 1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains copy of transcribed address given by Ricardo J. Alfaro at a bicentennial conference held at Columbia University, New York, entitled, "Responsible Government in the Americas." Address entitled, "Toward Freedom through the University." 6 pages.

Box: 3 Fold: 29 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Articles (Misc. clippings)
1964-92

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings of articles by Ricardo J. Alfaro.

- "La Novena Reunion de Consulta," in El Panama America, 7/21/1964.

- "El Himno que Simboliza la Historia de un Pueblo," November 1992.

- " El Comite norteamericano de oposicion a los proyectos de tratado entre Panama y EE.UU." La Estrella de Panama, 4/14/1974.

Box: 3 Fold: 30 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Newspaper Articles About (clippings)
1930's

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings of newspaper and journal articles about Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 3 Fold: 31 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Newspaper Articles About (clippings)
1940's

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings of newspaper and journal articles about Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 3 Fold: 32 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Newspaper Articles About (clippings)
1950's

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings of newspaper and journal articles about Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 3 Fold: 33 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Newspaper Articles About (clippings)
1960s

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings of newspaper and journal articles about Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 3 Fold: 34 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Newspaper Articles About (clippings)
1970's

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings of newspaper and journal articles about Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 3 Fold: 35 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Newspaper Articles About (clippings)
1973-1992

DESCRIPTION: Contains clippings of newspaper and journal articles about Ricardo J. Alfaro. Includes article by his son Ivan J. Alfaro.

Box: 3 Fold: 36 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Caricature (copy)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains copy of printed caricature of Ricardo J. Alfaro. Autograph note on verso explains the cartoon: "After the 1935-36 treaties with U.S. when U.S. had gone off gold standard - Panama had not - Panama insisted and won her case that payments to Panama for rental of Canal be continued according to gold standard - this cartoon appeared. RJA didn't like it as he felt it could be misconstrued - i.e., giving the appearance of a bribe."

Box: 4 Fold: 1 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article About
1946

DESCRIPTION: Contains journal article featuring Ricardo J. Alfaro, "Hechos," (January/February 1946).

Box: 4 Fold: 2 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article(s) About
1959

DESCRIPTION: Contains journal articles featuring Ricardo J. Alfaro, "Loteria" (October 1959).

Box: 4 Fold: 3 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article(s) About
1964

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed transcription of event held by the National Institute of Panama honoring Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 4 Fold: 4 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article(s) About
1969

DESCRIPTION: Contains journal article featuring Ricardo J. Alfaro, "Boletin de la Academia Panamena de la Lengua," (December 1969).

Box: 4 Fold: 5 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article(s) About
1970-74

DESCRIPTION: Contains publications by the Academia Panamena de la Lengua honoring Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 4 Fold: 6 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Interview (transcription)
c. January 1971

DESCRIPTION: Contains copy of reprinted transcription of an oral history by Ricardo J. Alfaro.

Box: 4 Fold: 7 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article(s) About
March 1971

DESCRIPTION: Contains journal article featuring Ricardo J. Alfaro, "Loteria," March 1971.

Box: 4 Fold: 8 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article(s) About
April 1975

DESCRIPTION: Contains journal article featuring Ricardo J. Alfaro, "Boletin de la Academia Panamena de la Lengua," (April 1975).

Box: 4 Fold: 9 Ricardo J. Alfaro - Article(s) About
c.1974-1977

DESCRIPTION: Contains special publication by ALFA, containing articles and transcriptions of meeting addresses of the Circulo Linguistico Ricardo J. Alfaro (founded May 30, 1974). Includes autograph note (in pencil) from Rogelio Alfaro to Yolanda Alfaro Maddux.

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