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Cities and towns -- Argentina

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Argentina Photograph Album

 Collection — Box 33, Album: 046
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

Erich A.O'D. Taylor Photograph 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 — Box 27, Album: 037
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

Puerto Rosario Photograph Collection

 Collection — Box Oversize TULAPA 1, Folder: 38(8)
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 38-(8)
Scope and Contents

c. 1930.  17 black and white photographs of varying sizes providing views of the port facilities of Rosario, Argentina, including grain elevators, trains and panoramic views of the city.

Dates: c. 1930

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

Vistas y Costumbres de la República Argentina

 Collection — Box 44, Album: 066
Identifier: Image Archive-Album-066
Content Description 1876 Richly bound album of 10 mounted albumen prints taken by noted photograph, Christiano Junior. Each print it titled in Spanish with extensive description printed on the opposite page in four languages: Spanish, French, English, and German. Junior published "Vistas y costumbres de la República Argentina: Provincia de Buenos-Aires" in 1876. His photographic work was honored with a gold medal at the Exposición Nacional de Córdoba in 1871. In the foreword to the album, Junior writes...
Dates: Publication: 1876

"Vistas y Costumbres de la Republica Argentina" Photograph Album

 Collection — Box 32, Album: 044
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