Farmer with Dogs and Donkey on Journey across Boa Vista to Praia Curralhino

Citation data:

Images of Cape Verde by David Baxter (1980s)

Publication Year:
1985
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https://digitalcommons.ric.edu/baxter_gallery/651; https://digitalcommons.ric.edu/context/baxter_gallery/article/1652/type/native/viewcontent
Author(s):
Baxter, David
Publisher(s):
Digital Commons @ RIC
Tags:
farmer; dogs; donkey; Boa Vista
article description
A farmer with his dogs and a donkey as seen on a journey across the interior of Boa Vista on the way to Praia Curralhino. A cow's horns are visible behind the donkey. Despite extreme drought conditions, there is a presence of goats, donkeys and the occasional bovine. Historically, Boa Vista was well known for its exportation of animal hides.