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Views from Tonga and Fiji Islands, South Pacific [graphic]
BANC PIC 1905.17139:148-:159--PIC
Collection Overview

Title:

Views from Tonga and Fiji Islands, South Pacific

Creator/Contributor:

Burton Bros. (New Zealand), creator

Abstract:

Photos from Tonga include a view of the Wesleyan Church and village scenes depicting native people in Western dress in Neiafu, Vavau; "dusky charmers" of Tongatabu depicting women in native dress; group of villagers in Nukualofa, Tongatabu; and several portraits of Tongans. Also included are photos of Fijians (some from Waitora near Levuka) and a group portrait of European men and women in Rewa River, Fiji.

Date:

ca. 1875-1884 (issued)

Subject:

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Tongans -- Photographs
Fijians -- Photographs
Church buildings -- Tonga -- Vava'u Island -- Photographs

Note:

Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographed by Burton Bros. (New Zealand)
Mount of one of the photographs bears the following statement: "The Camera of the Coral Islands. (Copyright series)."

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
13 photographic prints : albumen ; 15 x 20 cm. or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1905.17139:148-:159--PIC

Origin:

Various places