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Brazil and Argentina Photograph Album, ca. 1920.
Bernath Mss 268
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Title:

Brazil and Argentina Photograph Album, ca. 1920

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Large album contains 210 black and white snapshots and one postcard, with some captions in English, taken primarily in Brazil. Images feature shipboard views; stops along the journey to Brazil in Lisbon (Portugal), with shots of a monastery, harbor scenes, and Funchal (Madeira), with markets and street views; arrival in Brazil at Santos, with shots of banana boats, palm trees, harbor views. The remainder of the album features photos in Argentina and Brazil, including many scenic views of mountains, palm trees, coastline and boats; street scenes, local peoples, carts and carriages; farmers and horses; market scenes with vendors selling bananas, flowers, fish, sugarcane; city skylines, houses and other buildings; railroads; and a snake farm in São Paulo. Locations include Buenos Aires, area around Cordoba (Argentina), Santos, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo (Brazil).

Date:

1920 (issued)

Subject:

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Argentina -- Pictorial works
Brazil -- Pictorial works

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Purchase, 2007.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], Brazil and Argentina Photograph Album. Bernath Mss 268. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Photographs.
Photograph albums.
Postcards.

Physical Description:

.3 linear ft.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.