The Benson Latin American Collection

Lorry Salcedo-Mitrani Photograph Collection, 1985-1995

Descriptive Summary

Creator Salcedo-Mitrani, Lorry
Title Lorry Salcedo-Mitrani Photograph Collection
Dates: 1985-1995
Abstract 23 photographic prints from Lorry Salcedo-Mitrani's portfolio "Africa's Legacy: Photographs in Brazil and Peru."
Accession No. 1999-16
OCLC Record No. N/A
Extent 23 prints
Language English
Repository Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Lorry Salcedo-Mitrani is an award-winning Peruvian photographer

Scope and Contents Note

23 black-and-white photographic prints, 1985-1995, present scenes of African Latin Americans from Brazil (11) and Peru (12). The photographs are artistic as well as documentary, and show images of everyday life, labor, festival celebrations, and performing arts. The photographs are signed and dated on the reverse, and are part of Salcedo-Mitrani's portfolio "Africa's Legacy: Photographs in Brazil and Peru." The catalog to this portfolio is housed in the Benson Rare Books and Manuscripts reading room at call number -Q- F 2659 N4 S25 1995 LAC-Z.


Access Restrictions


Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply. Requests for duplication or publication must be directed to the photographer.

Index Terms

The Lorry Salcedo-Mitrani Photograph Collection is classified under the following Subject Headings:
Brazil--Description and Travel--Photographs
Peru--Description and Travel--Photographs
Document Types

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Lorry Salcedo-Mitrani Photograph Collection, Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, the University of Texas at Austin.

Box and Folder Inventory


1 1. Cattle market (Cachoeira, Bahia, 1994)
2. Coming from the market (Alcantara, Maranhåo, 1994)
3. Commercial street (Maragogipe, Bahia, 1995)
4. Cutting hair (Castelo, Maranhåo, 1994)
5. Going to school (Alcantara, Maranhåo, 1994)
6. Our Lady of the Black People's rosary (Salvador, Bahia, 1995)
7. Our Lady of the Purification (Santo Amaro, Bahia, 1995)
8. Playing axe music at the Abaete Lake (Salvador, Bahia, 1995)
9. Practicing capoeira (Calhetas Beach, Pernambuco, 1994)
10. Seller (Salvador, Bahia, 1994)
11. Sugarcane worker (Ilheus, Bahia, 1994)


1 12. Adelina and Tila working (El Carmen, Chincha, 1992)
13. Don Amador Ballumbrosio (El Carmen, Chincha, 1985)
14. Doña Cueto y Camilo (El Carmen, Chincha, 1992)
15. Filomeno cutting hair (El Carmen, Chincha, 1992)
16. Hands over the tumba (El Carmen, Chincha, 1985)
17. Jose dancing (El Carmen, Chincha, 1985)
18. Neighbor drawing water (El Carmen, Chincha, 1985)
19. Picking broccolies [sic] (San Jose, Chincha, 1992)
20. Playing at the cemetery (El Carmen, Chincha, 1992)
21. Procession of Virgin of El Carmen II (El Carmen, Chincha, 1992)
22. Singer Susana Baca (Pachacamac, Lima, 1994)
23. The tumba (El Carmen, Chincha, 1987)