Photo, Print, Drawing [Calendar Gate, ruins of the Puerta del Sol, Tiahuanaco, La Paz, Bolivia]

[ digital file from original negative ]

About this Item

Title
[Calendar Gate, ruins of the Puerta del Sol, Tiahuanaco, La Paz, Bolivia]
Summary
Photograph shows children seated at ruins of a large stone gateway (Gate of the Sun) at the site of Tiwanaku (Tiahuanacu), Bolivia.
Created / Published
[between 1920 and 1947]
Subject Headings
-  Archaeological sites--Bolivia--Tiwanaku Site--1920-1950
-  Gates--Bolivia--Tiwanaku Site--1920-1950
-  Tiwanaku Site (Bolivia)--1920-1950
Headings
Film negatives--1920-1950.
Notes
-  Title from print of negative found in Archive of Hispanic Culture Collection file.
-  On negative sleeve: "Gift, W.R. Grace & Co., N.Y.C."
-  On negative sleeve: "Architecture, Bolivia, La Paz, Tiahuanaco, La Puerta del Sol".
-  Forms part of: Archive of Hispanic Culture Collection.
Medium
1 negative : film.
Call Number/Physical Location
LC-USH51- 637 [P&P]
Repository
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Digital Id
ds 01943 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ds.01943
Library of Congress Control Number
2012646648
Reproduction Number
LC-DIG-ds-01943 (digital file from original negative)
Rights Advisory
No known restrictions on publication.
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
1 negative : film. | Photograph shows children seated at ruins of a large stone gateway (Gate of the Sun) at the site of Tiwanaku (Tiahuanacu), Bolivia.
Original Format
photo, print, drawing
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2012646648
Additional Metadata Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ds-01943 (digital file from original negative)
  • Call Number: LC-USH51- 637 [P&P]
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Calendar Gate, ruins of the Puerta del Sol, Tiahuanaco, La Paz, Bolivia. Bolivia Tiwanaku Site, None. [Between 1920 and 1947] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2012646648/.

APA citation style:

Calendar Gate, ruins of the Puerta del Sol, Tiahuanaco, La Paz, Bolivia. Bolivia Tiwanaku Site, None. [Between 1920 and 1947] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2012646648/.

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Calendar Gate, ruins of the Puerta del Sol, Tiahuanaco, La Paz, Bolivia. [Between 1920 and 1947] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2012646648/>.

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