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Hawaiian photograph album from the Caroline M. and George Babb letters [graphic].
BANC PIC 2000.068--ALB; BANC PIC 2000.068--ALB
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Title:

Hawaiian photograph album from the Caroline M. and George Babb letters

Creator/Contributor:

Babb, Caroline M., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Babb, George.

Abstract:

Views of Hawaiian homes, general views, school children, portraits of the Babbs, other Americans or Europeans, and also Chinese and Japanese residents. Includes a two-part panoramic cyanotype view of Diamond Head from Waikiki

Date:

ca. 1890-ca. 1925, bulk 1890-1895 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-hi
Kamehameha Schools -- Pictorial works
Hawaiians -- Education -- Photographs
School children -- Hawaii -- Photographs
Dwellings -- Hawaii -- Photographs
Hawaii -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographers unknown. Apparently compiled by Caroline Babb.
Includes albumen prints and some gelatin silver prints and cyanotypes.
Several printed leaves pasted in, including invitations and a National Guard warrant and discharge.
Manuscript captions on pages.
RESTRICTED due to FRAGILE CONDITION : Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning this item should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
Caroline and George Babb, a young couple from Maine, were hired to teach at the Kamehameha School for Boys in Honolulu, Hawaii, and arrived there in Sept. 1891.
Transferred from the Caroline M. and George Babb letters (BANC MSS 2000/62 cp)

Type:

graphic
Cyanotypes.
Photograph albums.
Panoramic photographs-Hawaii.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (ca. 136 photographic prints) : albumen and b&w ; album 26 x 31 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2000.068--ALB
BANC PIC 2000.068--ALB

Origin:

Hawaii

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED due to FRAGILE CONDITION : Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning this item should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.

Related Item:

Caroline M. and George Babb letters : Babb, Caroline M.