W. C. Olds Photographic Album and Speech
Scope and Contents
This collection contains one photographic album of 494 black-and-white photographs and one 14-page typescript speech from compiler W. C. Olds while traveling through South America during 1906 and 1907. The photographs are of daily life, street and market scenes, and city views of destinations in South America, including Brazil, Chile, Uruguay, Argentina, Ecuador, and Paraguay. The speech is addressed to an unspecified "Board of Trade" and describes Olds meeting locals, bartering at markets, and the shock he experienced at seeing developed infrastructure and societies throughout South America.
- 1906 - 1907
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Language of Materials
- Guide to W. C. Olds Photographic Album
- November 2022
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description