Chamorro Barrios Family Papers Exhibit Opening & Reception

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 

Opening Chamorro Barrios Family Papers - WaveSync (  


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.