|Box / Folder||MEX01.08|
|Folder Scope & Content||Opera - The Conquistador, Schwartz Correspondence|
|Collection||Mexican Jewry Collection|
|Collection Location||JHSSD Archives|
|Dates of Creation||1996-1997|
(MEX) Material concerning the opera, "The Conquistador" an opera commissioned by the San Diego Opera about the Carvajal family in Mexico during the Inquisition. It premiered March 1997. It was written by Myron Fink (music) and Donald Moreland (libretto) based on the book "The Martyr" by Martin Cohen.
Correspondence and background materials collected by Stanley & Laurel Schwartz.