T-Shirt - Che Guevara Metadata

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  • Main Title T-Shirt - Che Guevara


  • Donor: Barentine, J. P., III
    Contributor Type: Personal


  • Creation: 1970


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  • Content Description: T-shirt of white cotton, having short sleeves and a rounded neckline, which is printed with an artistic rendering of a portrait of Che Guevara, arranged as large main central portrait in black, surrounded by four smaller renditions in pale gray. Acquired by the donor in Mexico City in 1971 from a vendor in the Mexico City Metro. Ernesto "Che" Guevara (b. June 14, 1928 in Rosario, Argentina - d. La Higuera, Bolivia, October 9, 1967) commonly known as El Che or simply Che, was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, physician, author, intellectual, guerrilla leader, diplomat, military theorist, and major figure of the Cuban Revolution.


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  • Named Person: Guevara, Ernesto "Che", 1928-1967

Primary Source

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  • Coverage Date: 1970
  • Place Name: Mexico - Distrito Federal - Mexico City


  • Name: Texas Fashion Collection
    Code: TXFC


  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA


  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: by-nc-nd
  • Rights Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.

Resource Type

  • Physical Object


  • Image


  • Accession or Local Control No: 2006.007.021
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30323