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MCRC  •  PHOTO PAGE 9
MARINE CORPS RESEARCH CENTER, CARL P. Eldred PHOTOS, part 4
 
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Photo MCRC-9.1.  


Barefoot boy dressed in rags posing on unpaved street in a town, perhaps Condega.  To my mind the most powerful photograph in the Eldred collection, capturing the extreme poverty and quotidian desperation of the rural majority.  No caption.


Photo MCRC-9.2. 


Caption:  "The Church at Condega used as a barracks for 57th Co. USMC.  Captains tent to left, Hospital tent to right".


Photo MCRC-9.3.  


Caption:  "Guardia Headquarters, Nicaragua".  Probably the entrance to the Campo de Marte in Managua.


 

Photo MCRC-9.4.  


Caption on rear:  "Officers Quarters, Campo de Marte".  Managua.


Photo MCRC-9.5.  


Urban street scene with pedestrians and an automobile, probably Managua.  No caption.


Photo MCRC-9.6.  


Caption:  "The Capitol of Nicaragua".  Managua.


Photo MCRC-9.7.  


Three small children by the roadside outside of Condega.  Caption:  "Natives Condega".


Photo MCRC-9.8.  


Caption:  "The Airport Condega".


Photo MCRC-9.9.  


Caption:  "Some of the better class of natives at Condega on edge of flying field".


Photo MCRC-9.10.  


Caption:  "Captains tent at Condega 57th Co USMC".

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