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[1972 Managua earthquake damages]

Description: Photograph of multiple buildings on the opposite side of a grass field that were damaged by the 1972 Managua earthquake. A pavement road can be seen in the foreground. A cloudy sky fills half the frame.
Date: [1972..1980]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[40th anniversary of the PCV]

Description: Photograph of individuals celebrating the 40th anniversary of the PCV, the Communist Party of Venezuela. A man appears to be selling items made of straw and colorful rugs. A banner for the PCV anniversary hangs behind the merchants' display. Red banner garlands are strung throughout the surrounding trees.
Date: 1971
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Apartment buildings in Panama]

Description: Photograph of a young girl standing in an empty lot surrounded by apartment buildings. The three buildings are different, vibrant colors with clothing hanging out of some of the windows.
Date: [1969..]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[An Archway that Leads to Buildings]

Description: Photograph of an archway entrance structure that opens up to two rows of buildings on each side. The structure has a rectangular opening above the archway with a light hanging inside it. People can be seen walking through the archway.
Date: [1977..1978]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Aruba Natural Bridge]

Description: Photograph of the Aruba Natural Bridge which is a coral limestone formation that is shaped like a bridge. The natural bridge measured 25 feet high and 100 feet long. On September 2, 2005, the bridge collapsed due to Hurricane Katrina and the damage it caused. The remains of the bridge are still a tourist attraction today.
Date: [1969..]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Bamboo in Popayán, Colombia]

Description: Photograph of a grouping of bamboo plants in Popayán, Colombia. The bamboo can be seen next to a creek in the background. The brick wall possibly a part of a bridge is present in the foreground, along with the base of a lamp pole.
Date: September 1977
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Basilica in Naranjo de Alajuela, Costa Rica]

Description: Photograph of a basilica in Naranjo de Alajuela, Costa Rica named "Basílica Nuestra Señora de Las Piedades" which translates to "Our Lady of Mercy Basilica." The current version of this Renaissance-style church was built between 1924 and 1929 after the San Casimiro earthquake badly damaged the church.
Date: [1969..]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Boats Docked in Puno, Peru]

Description: Photograph of boats docked on the shore of Lake Titicaca in Puno, Peru. Multiple people can be seen standing near the boats, while one woman appears to be deboarding a boat. The lake as well as mountains are visible in the background.
Date: November 1977
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Boats in Schottegat Bay]

Description: Photograph of boats in Schottegat Bay in Willemstad, Curaçao. The boats line each side of this portion of the bay. Buildings can be seen on the left and in the background of the image. The sky above is full of clouds and appears to be an overcast day.
Date: [1969..]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Boats in the Panama Bay]

Description: Photograph of numerous boats in the Panama Bay in Panama City, with city buildings visible in the background. On the right side of the image, several people are standing along a low wall at the water's edge, looking out at the boats. Two stacks of metal buckets are in the foreground of the image.
Date: [1969..]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Bolívar Plaza in Cartagena, Colombia]

Description: Photograph of the Plaza de Bolívar (Bolívar Plaza) in Cartagena, Colombia. A statue of Simón Bolívar on horseback is present in the center of the plaza. The tower of the Catedral de Santa Catalina de Alejandría (Cathedral of Saint Catherine of Alexandria) is visible in the background, between the trees.
Date: August 1977
Creator: Parlee, Lorena, 1945-2006
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Booth at the PCV anniversary celebration]

Description: Photograph of individuals working at a booth at the PCV, the Communist Party of Venezuela, anniversary celebration. The individuals appear to be selling refreshments from their booth. The booth advertises a beer and is decorated with communist flags. Other individuals walk past the booth on the sidewalk.
Date: 1971
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[The Bordones Waterfall (Salto de Bordones)]

Description: Photograph of the Bordones Waterfall (Salto de Bordones) which is located inside the Purace National Natural Park (Parque nacional natural Puracé) in Huila Department of Colombia. Some greenery can be seen in the foreground while the waterfall is visible in the background.
Date: September 1977
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Brick Wall in Pisac, Peru]

Description: Photograph of ruins in Pisac, Peru. An old stone wall can be seen in the foreground. Delapidated buildings are present at the top of a hill, behind the stone wall.
Date: November 1977
Creator: Parlee, Lorena, 1945-2006
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Building damaged by an earthquake]

Description: Photograph of a multi-story building that was damaged by the 1972 Managua earthquake. Multiple automobiles are parked in the streets near the building. This earthquake had a magnitude of 6.2 and hit the capital of Nicarauga on Saturday, December 23 of 1972.
Date: [1972..1980]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[A Building on a Street in Mexico]

Description: Photograph of a building along a street in Mexico. The building has two windows with metal bars and a wooden door entrance. Other buildings can be seen along the street and in the background. A group of people are standing in the street in the distance.
Date: [1977..1978]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Burial Sites at the San Agustín Archaeological Park]

Description: Photograph of burial sites at the San Agustín Archaeological Park (Parque Arqueológico de San Agustín) in Colombia. Two slab tombs can be seen which includes a dolmen-like structure of large vertical stone slabs supporting horizontal slabs above to form a corridor which contains the sarcophagus. In the background, a landscape of numerous hills and green land is visible.
Date: September 1977
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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