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Architecture, Urban -- Argentina

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Argentina Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-046
Scope and Contents 1930s Personal photograph album bound with green covered boards with simple embossed frame. The album contains 29 pages with 301 individual gelatin silver prints attached. Each print measures approximately 3 x 4.5 inches. The pages have minimal annotations noting film rolls, print numbers, and some location identification. The images suggest that this album documents possibly both personal and/or professional travel to several locations in northern Argentina highlighting Rosario de la...
Dates: 1930s

Belle Epoque Buenos Aires Photograph Album One

 Collection
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-042
Scope and Contents c. 1900-1910.  An album bound with a red board cover with embossed flower design and the word “album” in black.  It contains 46 gelatin silver prints (3" x 4 1/2").  The images document the city of Buenos Aires in the early 20th century.  They feature scenes of the waterfront with ships and infrastructure, public architecture and monuments, industrial machinery, the zoo, trains and train stations, parks and public diversions, several portraits of men reading, and one of men in a park with...
Dates: c. 1900-1910

Belle Epoque Buenos Aires Photograph Album Two

 Collection
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-043
Scope and Contents c. 1900-1910.  An album bound with a green board cover with embossed flower design and the word “album” in black.  It contains 48 gelatin silver prints (3" x 4 1/2").  The images document the city of Buenos Aires in the early 20th century.  They feature scenes of the waterfront with ships and infrastructure, public architecture and monuments, urban Buenos Aires from elevated vantage points, industrial machinery, the zoo, trains and train stations, parks and public diversions, several studio...
Dates: c. 1900-1910

Erich A.O'D. Taylor Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 38-(26)
Scope and Contents 1850-1915.  A collection of 17 gelatin silver prints (mostly 7.5" x 10") which mostly lack attribution and are undated.  Many of the photographs have identifying information on the back.  The images include scenes of rural towns, the Atlantic coast, and mountainous landscapes outside of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and of Buenos Aires, Argentina.  Two of the images are marked "Hees, phot." probably by the photographer Pedro Hees (1841 - 1880) of Brazil.  The collection also contains two small...
Dates: 1850-1915

"Municipalidad de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires" Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-037
Scope and Contents c. 1952-1954.  An album of 23 leaves containing 46 gelatin silver prints photographs bound with a leather cover with the Argentine seal on it.  The album is divided into five sections:  Vivienda (Housing and Neighborhoods), Cultura del Cuerpo y del Espiritual (Sporting, Educational, and Cultural Facilities), Sanidad (Clinics and Hospitals), Abastecimiento (Markets), Circulación y Transportes (Traffic and Transportation planning).  The album was intended as a propaganda tool used by the Juan...
Dates: 1952-1954

"Vistas y Costumbres de la Republica Argentina" Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-044
Scope and Contents c. 1850-1919.  An album entitled, "Vistas y costumbres de la República Argentina," by Arturo W. Boote & Co. containing 52 mounted albumen prints.  The images document the cityscape of Buenos Aires at the turn of the 19th century including Central Station, Plaza Victoria, Calle Victoria and other major streets, the Grand Opera House, the Water Works Building, residences in the city, parks, the metropolitan cemetery, and scenes of daily urban life. Additional photographs show immigrants...
Dates: 1850-1915