Slide Title

Vila Ribeira Grande

Slide ID

CV-81-100

_pkUnique ID

CV81100

Slide Date

1981

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Island

Santo Antão

Province or Jurisdiction

Ribeira Grande

Date

1981

Description

Ribera Grande, known locally as Povoação, is a town between the Atlantic Ocean and the cliffs that is known for it's cobblestone streets. It is the commercially center of the otherwise agricultural region of the island. Here Baxter shows an elevated view of the town as he approaches after traveling from Porto Novo.

Keywords

Seacoast; Shoreline; Small Village; Ocean; Beach;

Notes

Irwin, Aisling and Wilson, Colum. Cape Verde Islands: The Bradt Travel Guide. (Guilford, 2001). pp. 221 Ludtke, Jean E.

Atlantic Peaks: An Ethnographic Guide to the Portuguese-Speaking Islands. (Massachusetts, 1989) pp. 112

Copyright

Rhode Island College

Box

1

Folder

5

Image Dimensions

5235x3543

Software

VueScan

Date Time Scanned

24-8-2010 12:00 AM

Color Space

RGB

File Size

2.7 MB

Document Type

Image

Keywords

Seacoast; Shoreline; Small Village; Ocean; Beach;

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