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Mexican photograph album [graphic].
BANC PIC 2000.038--fALB
Collection Overview

Title:

Mexican photograph album

Creator/Contributor:

Briquet, Abel., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Scott, Homer.

Abstract:

Chiefly commercially produced views of Mexican towns and cities, public buildings, churches, monuments, antiquities, and scenic landscapes. Includes some scenes of people engaged in activities such as coffee production. Several views of a family in informal poses are present, possibly outside a Mexico City home.

Date:

ca. 1890-1900 (issued)

Subject:

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Buildings -- Mexico -- Photographs
Church buildings -- Mexico -- Photographs
Cities and towns -- Mexico -- Photographs
Mexico -- Pictorial works
Mexico -- Antiquities -- Pictorial works
Mexico City (Mexico) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Various photographers, including A. Briquet and Homer Scott.
Many views signed and captioned in negative. Pencil captions on some album pages.
IN-PROCESS COLLECTION. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (169 photographic prints) : albumen and b&w

Language:

Spanish

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2000.038--fALB

Origin:

Mexico

Copyright Note:

IN-PROCESS COLLECTION. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Curator of Pictorial Collections, The Bancroft Library.