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Portraits -- Colombia

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Cartagena de Indias Photograph Album

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

Viki Ospina Photograph Collection

Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 81
Content Description The Viki Ospina Photograph Collection consists of 489 images and 10 contact sheets that document the last thirty years of Colombia's twentieth century. This period was a turning point in the country's sociopolitical landscape. It was ushered in by the controversial presidential election of Misael Pastrana in 1970, which marked the end of the "Frente Nacional" (1958-1970), a period of alternating political power between the two main parties, Liberal and Conservative, which shut out opposing...
Dates: 1970-2002