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Bolivian Digital Pamphlets Collection

  1. Cornell:1111 (Ockham)

  1. Bolivian Digital Pamphlets Collection

  1. Alfredo Montalvo Bolivian Digital Pamphlets Collection

  1. This collection of 715 digitized works comes principally from a donation made to Cornell by the Bolivian bookseller, Alfredo Montalvo, who has supplied the university with library materials for over a quarter century. The pamphlets document a century of Bolivian literate culture, beginning in 1848. They show a nation's struggle to establish viable institutions, to develop its economy, to educate its children and the back and forth of political argument. In their aggregate these pamphlets capture the energy of the Bolivian people-sometimes misdirected, often contentious, but never quiescent.

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  1. Bolivia (vocab = LCSH)

  1. Bolivia (vocab = LCSH)

  1. 1848/1950

  1. Saylor, John (curator)
  2. Cornell University Library (owner)

  1. Bolivian Digital Pamphlets Collection website

  1. The Alfredo Montalvo Bolivian Digital Pamphlets Collection is open to the general public, in accordance with the terms set forth in the Guidelines for Using Using Public Domain Text, Images, Audio and Video Reproduced from Cornell Digital Library Collections: http://cdl.library.cornell.edu/guidelines.html