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[Pix Publishing photographs of Latin America].
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Title:

[Pix Publishing photographs of Latin America]

Creator/Contributor:

Pix Publishing, Inc, creator, publisher.

Creator/Contributor:

Chalais, Fran├žois, 1919-1996, photographer.

Creator/Contributor:

Mangurian, David, photographer.

Creator/Contributor:

Mayer, Ilse, photographer.

Creator/Contributor:

Mellet, Arturo, photographer.

Creator/Contributor:

Novalis, photographer.

Creator/Contributor:

Schlivek, Mary Shaw, photographer.

Creator/Contributor:

Sirman, Len, photographer.

Creator/Contributor:

Stoppelman, Frans, photographer.

Abstract:

Photographs taken chiefly in Latin America by various professional photographers represented by Pix Publishing agency, including Francois Chalais, David Mangurian, Ilsa Mayer, Arturo Mellet, Novalis, Mary Shaw Schlivek, Len Sirman and Frans Stoppelman. Includes photographs taken in Chile (Stoppelman), Costa Rica (Stoppelman), Dominican Republic (Novalis, Stoppelman), Honduras (Mangurian), Jamaica (Stoppleman), Panama (Chalais), Paraguay (Mayer, Sirman), and Peru (Mellet, Schlivek).

Date:

1935 (issued)

Subject:

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Latin America -- Photographs
Costa Rica -- Photographs
Chile -- Photographs
Dominican Republic -- Photographs
Jamaica -- Photographs
Honduras -- Photographs
Paraguay -- Photographs
Peru -- Photographs
Panama -- Photographs

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
Agency stamp on backs of prints: "Photo by Pix, Incorporated... N.Y.".
Extensive typescript captions taped to backs of all prints, which also include hand-written annotations.
Ownership stamps present on backs of all prints: "Westport Public Library, Westport, Conn."
Pix Publishing photographs of Latin America, BANC PIC 2021.041, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase ; from Margolis & Moss ; 2021.
Formerly owned by Westport Public Library, Westport, Conn. CU-BANC

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

photoprint
87 photographs in 1 box : gelatin silver prints ; sheets various sizes

Language:

English

Origin:

California