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Philippines / Japan / United States Photograph Album, ca. 1930s-1940s.
Bernath Mss 249
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Title:

Philippines / Japan / United States Photograph Album, ca. 1930s-1940s

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Album contains 227 black and white photographs and photo postcards of a family working and traveling in the Philippines, Japan, and another unnamed location presumably in the United States. Album begins with large format photos and several panoramas of the logging industry in Philippines, including outdoor forest shots with felled trees, interior views of processing factory, group photos of workers, railways. Other photos from the Philippines include images of a woman and young girl, presumably the wife and child of the album's owner; local population; scenic mountain views; automobiles on mountain roads. Japan photos, taken primarily in Kobe, include soldiers; scenic views, including several of Mt. Fuji; temples, shrines, sculptures; some shipboard group photos of the family. Second half of album contains many group family photos, most likely taken at home in the United States.

Date:

193u (issued)

Subject:

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Lumber trade -- Philippines
Philippines -- Pictorial works
Japan -- Pictorial works

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Purchase, 2006.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], Philippines / Japan / United States Photograph Album. Bernath Mss 249. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Photographs.
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

.3 linear ft.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.