In this photograph, we see a family of sea lions in the midst of their herd. Easily observed are the differences between male, female, and young pinniped specimens of this Argentine pinniped. Seen once more are the features of the beach, including the dark gravelly sand, hill-topped cove, and packed quarters of the herd. In the top left corner of the postcard we see the name of the nearby gulf city of Comodoro Rivadavia. Below that is another term, €˜Chubut' which is the province in Argentina where the photograph was taken. Along with that is the Spanish name for the Republic of Argentina: Republic Argentina. Comodoro Rivadavia is a gulf city located in the Patagonian province of Chubut. It is Located in southern Argentina on the gulf of San Jorge, which serves as an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean.
black and white photograph
Digitized by Forsyth Digital Collections
Copyright University Archives, Fort Hays State University
Sternberg, George Fryer 1883-1969, "108-03: Family ties" (2021). George Sternberg Album #3 - South American Views. 349.