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Social life and customs -- Argentina

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Arden Ross King Postcard Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 39-(03)
Scope and Contents Late 19th century.  Ethnographic views of Indians of Argentina, notably from the Tierra del Fuego, the Chaco Central, and the province of Jujuy.
Dates: late 19th century

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

"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

The Nonno

 File — Oversize box 3, Folder: 20
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 40-(20)
Scope and Contents 1963. Gelatin silver print on Litho Matte Realistic (16 x 20 inches) of the Nonno in the La Boca neighborhood of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Taken by the artist, Aldo Sessa, in 1963. It is print IV in a numbered series (I to XX). The print is stamped, numbered, and signed by the author on the front and verso.
Dates: 1963