Cities and towns -- Colombia
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-054
Content Description c.1890-1910. Personal photograph album consisting of twelve leaves and a front cover all made of board and unbound. The cover is decorated with a watercolor painting of a woman in a purple Victorian era dress holding a bouquet of flowers with the title, "Snap Shots," in the upper left corner. The leaves contain 4 to 8 gelatin silver chloride prints adhered to the board, plus two loose photographs, totaling 52 prints. None are identified, but they appear to be images of the colonial district of...
Dates: c. 1890 - 1910
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 39-(29)
Scope and Contents 1908-1995. 395 vintage postcards of various cities from throughout Colombia: Barranquilla, Bogotá, Bucaramanga, Buenaventura, Cali, Cartagena, Honda, Manizales, Medellin, Pamplona and Popayán are some of the cities that can be found in the collection. The collection includes a variety of picture postcards produced by multiple publishers, including J.V. Mogollón and Tichnor Bros. in the United States; and E. V. Sperling, Leipzig. The postcards collectively feature scenes in black and white and...
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-004
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 38-(31)
Content Description c. 1920-1930. 11 gelatin silver prints of Cartagena de Indias, Colombia taken by Antonio Rímolo Arango. The small collection provides scenes of early 20th century urban settings and architecture in and around the colonial center of Cartagena de Indias. A previous owner of the photographs identified each of the images with a caption written in ink.
Dates: c. 1920-1930
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-038
Scope and Contents c. 1925. An album of 201 gelatin silver prints taken and assembled around 1925. Included are 6 contemporary color postcards of Panama and 10 sepia postcards of Colombia. All of the photographs were probably taken by a U.S. visitor who traveled the region by steamship. The images provide scenes of the Canal Zone, the canal locks, official and ornate buildings, private residences, and working class residents of the Canal Zone. Also included are views of boats and ships, the Marco Polo Yacht...
Dates: c. 1925