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Information requests
168.01   Improving content on countries
This theme includes example sections and will be revised and added to as we proceed. Suggestions for additions, improvements and the correction of factual errors are always appreciated.
Information requests 
168.01   North and Central America >  Improving content on countries 
We are seeking to extend the information and examples we can share on this country.
  • Earliest photographs
  • Key photographers and their studios
  • Major documentary photographic series
  • Significant historical events
  • Books, magazines and journals - including their covers
  • Photographic societies and associations - including outings and meetings
These points are indicative of topics that could be included on this page and if you have expertise you would like to share now is the time to get in touch.
If you are able to assist in any way it is appreciated.


HomeContents > Further research

General reading 
Neal, Avon & Parker, Ann, 1982, Los Ambulantes: The Itinerant Photographers of Guatemala, (MIT Press) [Δ
Readings on, or by, individual photographers 
Eadweard Muybridge 
Burns, E. Bradford, 1986, Eadweard Muybridge in Guatemala, 1875: The Photographer as Social Recorder, (Berkeley: University of California Press) [Δ
Muñoz, Luis Luján, 1975, Guatemala - 1875. Fotografías de Eadweard Muybridge, (Guatamala, CENALTEX, Ministerio de Educación) [Exhibition catalogue] [Δ
Muñoz, Luis Luján, 1984, Fotografías de Eduardo Santiago Muybridge en Guatemala (1875), (Guatamala, CENALTEX, Ministerio de Educación) [Δ
Larry Towell 
Towell, Larry, 1995, House on Ninth Street: Interviews and Photographs from Guatemala, (Cormorant Books) isbn-10: 0920953670 isbn-13: 978-0920953679 [Δ
If you feel this list is missing a significant book or article please let me know - Alan - 

HomeContentsPhotographers > Photographers worth investigating

Guillermo Claudio Buchanan • William Fitzgibbon • Luis González Palma  (1957-) • Emilio Herbruger  (1808-1894) • Thomas Hoepker • Edward J. Kildare • Alfred Percival Maudslay  (1850-1931) • Eadweard Muybridge  (1830-1904) • Alberto Valdeavellano Cordero  (1861-1928) • Juan José de Jesús Yas  (1846-1914)
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