Spanish election ephemera collection Edit


MSS 267


  • 1977 (Creation)


  • .3 Linear Feet (Whole)
    1 box



  • Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open and available for research in the MSU Libraries Special Collections' reading room.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The material is stored offsite in Remote Storage. Please contact Special Collections 3 working days in advance if you wish to use it.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

  • Preferred Citation

    Item, Folder number and/or title, Box number, Spanish Election 1977 ephemera, MSS 267, Special Collections, MSU Libraries, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Accession information unknown.

  • Processing Information

    Processed by Leslie M. Behm in December 2013.

  • Biographical / Historical

    In 1977 Spain held the their first general election since Francisco Franco; the last one having been held in 1936. After four decades of Franco's dictatorship, democracy was restored. The constitution of 1812 had been suspended when Franco came to power. In 1978 the current constitution of Spain was enacted. The sovereignty power emanates from the people, so it's the very same people who give the king the power to reign over the country.

  • Scope and Contents

    The Spanish election 1977 ephemera collection consists of various flyers, brochures, and ballots related to the Spanish election of 1977.

  • Language of Materials

    Materials entirely in Spanish.