1 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Asunción (Paraguay)--Social life and customs.

  1. Charlie Seemann collection of photographs of vaqueros and gauchos, 1985-1986

    399 items. 374 photographs : color slides ; 35mm. 1 folder. -- Archive of Folk Culture, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    From November 2-13, 1985, folklorist Charlie Seemann led a group of six volunteers for the California-based Center for Field Research to document vaqueros in the Concepción area of Paraguay and a horse trading operation near Asunción. Photographs documented vaqueros at work, their dress, horses, cattle, gear, and saddles. Additionally, Seemann documented the estancia haciendas, ranch buildings,...