Tag Archives: Canton

A Tale of Two Covers

Thanks to Kathy Pujazón Meers, who has lovingly preserved her grandfather’s papers, we can now study and enjoy the programs printed by the Spanish American Center (Centro Hispano-Americano) of Canton, Ohio, for the annual summer picnics hosted by and for … Continue reading

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New Document: Program from a 1934 soccer match, Canton, Ohio

We recently made an extraordinarily productive and enjoyable trip to Canton, Ohio, where we attended the annual picnic of the town’s Spanish community.  The Spanish folks there were incredibly hospitable and generous, and we were able to gather tons of … Continue reading

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They said vs. nosotros dijimos: Canton, Ohio 1918

In the Archivo General de la Administración, located in Alcalá de Henares, Spain, we encountered this fascinating set of documents regarding a case of what we would today call workplace harassment.  The facts of the case are as follows:  on … Continue reading

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