Slide ID

CV-80-228

_pkUnique ID

CV80228

Slide Date

1980

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Island

Santiago

Province or Jurisdiction

Ribeira Grande de Santiago

City / Village

Cidade Velha

Date

1980

Description

An unidentified woman and child pose for a portrait in Cidade Velha, a village that was once the capital of colonial Cape Verde. The city was originally named Ribeira Granda before it was abandoned in the 18th century. Present day Cidade Verde has the population of a village, but the residents live amongst the ruins of the colonial city.

Keywords

portrait; family; agriculture; rural; village;

Notes

Irwin, Aisling and Wilson, Colum. Cape Verde Islands: The Bradt Travel Guide. (Guilford, 2001). pp. 129

Lobban, Richard and Halter, Marilyn. The Cape Verde Islands. (Providence, 1987). pp. 8

Copyright

Rhode Island College

Box

1

Folder

3

Image Dimensions

3445x5270

Software

VueScan

Date Time Scanned

17-8-2010 12:00 AM

Color Space

RGB

File Size

3.4 MB

Document Type

Image

Keywords

portrait; family; agriculture; rural; village;

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