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Title: Estudio sobre la industria ganadera en el Cauca. Ed. Of.
Creator: Vejarano S., Daniel
Publication Info: Popayán : Imprenta del Departamento, 1919.
Physical Details: 3-20+1 foldout chart pp. ; 22 3/10 x 15 cms.
Physical Condition: Wrappers are faded on edges, interior pages slightly yellowed, ibidem, but fair to good.

Summary: A detailed report of the existing pieces of cattle in the Cauca region. Includes a plan on how to take the cattle raising industry to its fullest potential.
Historical Notes: During the first decades of the 20th century, the Colombian coffee industry experienced a crisis. In order to attenuate the export deficit, President Rafael Reyes promoted different economic activities, such as mining, cotton cultivation, and cattle raising. Although these activities came to occupy a share in the country’s exports, coffee sells raised again after 1913, and dominated Colombian economy throughout the twentieth century. (See for example, David Bushnell, The Making of Modern Colombia: A Nation in Spite of Itself (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993), p. 169.
Donor Notes: An analysis of the cattle raising industry in Cauca Dept., showing its potential. - J.L.H.

Subject(s): Cattle trade -- Colombia
Colombia -- Economic conditions -- 20th century

Type: Pamphlet
Language: Spanish
Format: JPG
PDF - Color
Donor: Helguera, J. León
Collection: Helguera, J. León Collection
Institution: Vanderbilt University
Accession Number: P01453
Record Number: 587