José Quintero papers, 1949-1998.


José Quintero papers, 1949-1998.

The Jose Quintero Papers consist largely of materials related to Quintero's directing and teaching, supplemented by professional and personal correspondence, manuscripts, and other theater memorabilia. The papers are arranged in five series: I. Theater Papers, 1950-96 (6 boxes), II. Correspondence, 1949-99 (2 boxes), III. Works, (1 box), IV. Career (1 box). The papers arrived at University of Houston Special Collections directly from Jose Quintero and Nicholas Tsacrios. They were originally processed by Katherine Fox in 1998, but have been re-ordered for continuity in regard to theatrical productions.

30 linear ft.

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Quintero, José E. (person)

Jose Quintero, was born October 15, 1924 in Panama City, Panama, as one of four children to Carlos Rivera and Consuelo Palmerola. He graduated from LaSalle Catholic High School in 1943, and was known for his ability to decorate altars and fervent moviegoing. Quintero briefly enrolled at the Los Angeles City College with the intention of a career in medicine, but soon thereafter returned to Panama City, where he worked as a ticket attendant for Panamanian Airways, an English Teacher ...