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Ricardo Rojas at a writing desk

© Archivo General de la Nación (Argentina)
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Ricardo Rojas at a writing desk

Photograph of the Argentinian writer and journalist Ricardo Rojas, one of the Argentinian Centre’s earliest members. Rojas joined the Radical Party after the overthrow of President Hipólito Yrigoyen on 6 September 1930, and was subsequently jailed in Ushuaia Prison in Tierra de Fuego for five months.

Ricardo Rojas à un bureau

Photographie de l'écrivain et journaliste argentin Ricardo Rojas, l'un des premiers membres du Centre argentin. Rojas a rejoint l'Union civique radicale après le renversement du Président Hipólito Yrigoyen du 6 septembre 1930, et fut subséquemment emprisonné pendant cinq mois à la prison d'Ushuaia, dans la Tierra de Fuego.

Ricardo Rojas en un escritorio

Fotografía del escritor y periodista argentino Ricardo Rojas, uno de los primeros miembros del Centro Argentino. Rojas se afilió a la Unión Cívica Radical después del derrocamiento del presidente Hipólito Yrigoyen el 6 de septiembre de 1930, y fue posteriormente encarcelado en la Prisión Ushuaia en la Tierra del Fuego durante cinco meses.

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[1930]

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Argentinian Centre

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Argentinian Centre  (Centro PEN Argentina)

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