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Opening Chamorro Barrios Family Papers

Uptown Campus
The Latin American Library Gallery, 4th floor Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University

Please join us for a special event to mark the opening of the


Chamorro Barrios Family Papers (1767-1997)



Inaugural remarks by


Carlos Fernando Chamorro Barrios



Tuesday, November 8

5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


The Latin American Library Gallery

4th floor Howard-Tilton Memorial Library

Tulane University

7001 Freret Street

New Orleans, Louisiana



Carlos Fernando Chamorro Barrios is an award-winning journalist from Nicaragua and one of the foremost investigative journalists of Latin America.  The Chamorro Barrios Family Papers (1767-1997) is a substantial documentary collection (approximately 175 linear feet) relating to one of Latin America’s most influential families at the forefront of Nicaragua’s political and national life since the 18th century and contains a wealth of information on the modern history of Nicaragua.  The collection consists of the personal papers of Pedro Joaquín Chamorro Zelaya, Pedro Joaquín Chamorro Cardenal, Violeta Barrios de Chamorro and Antonio Lacayo Oyanguren.

Howard-Tilton Memorial Library

For more information on this event, please visit https://tulane.campuslabs.com/engage/event/8525509