Category Archives: Photography

San Juan speaks out his mind.


A mural in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Photo by Stephanie Segarra.I guess it’s a reminder that it’s the next generation the ones who benefit or pay our actions today.

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Prensa internacional, 1913. Las mujeres mexicanas en la revolución


Hoy me encontré con este espectacular periódico francés de 1913 que habla nada más ni nada menos que de las mujeres de la revolución mexicana. Las revoluciones son raras en América Latina, y las mujeres estaban un poco en el … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico as seen from France [Porto Rico Diary]


I recently found this blog plenty of pictures from Puerto Rico. The last time I went to Boricuolandia was in 2006, so these pictures kind of brought me back memories of good times. Anyway, it’s about a French family discovering … Continue reading

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Puerto Rican Nationalists Open Fire on House of Representatives (March 1, 1954 )


March 1, 1954 | Puerto Rican Nationalists Open Fire on House of Representatives By THE LEARNING NETWORK

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Rostros boricuas


En uno de esos momentos de procrastinación di una página titulada “Rostos Puertorriqueños” (Visages Portoricains), una serie de 87 fotografías tomadas a finales del 2002 por el ingeniero québécois Claude DUPRAS. Al juzgar por la cantidad de álbumes que Monsieur Dupras tiene … Continue reading

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Needleworker in the streets of San Juan


This white and black photograph illustrates a home needleworker in the streets of San Juan around 1903. Photo by (?)

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Puerto Rican boys in their Sunday dress


Jorge Duany in his chapter “Portraying the other” analyzes distinct photographic collections on Puerto Rico within the immediate period after the U.S occupation of the Island. Photographs certainly provided one of the most powerful means through which American public learnt … Continue reading

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