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John N. Teunisson United Fruit Company Photograph Collection

Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 35

Scope and Contents

1906.  35 mounted 7" x 9" black and white photographs taken in Louisiana, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, British Honduras, and Guatemala taken by John N. Teunisson.  Teunisson took these photographs during a quarantine tour of inspection of Central American fruit ports by U.S. health authorities as guests of the United Fruit Company. The photographs focus on public and domestic buildings, local bands, and hospitals.  These photographs were compiled into an album with the cover title, "With C.H. Ellis through Central America and Panama, 1906."


  • 1906


Conditions Governing Access

Open to the public. No known restrictions.


35.00 Photographic Prints

1.50 Linear Feet

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Arrangement Note

1 Hollinger box, the arrangement of the photographs preserves their original order in the album

John N. Teunisson United Fruit Company Photograph Collection
Photograph Collection 35, Image Archive, The Latin American Library, Tulane University
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Repository Details

Part of the The Latin American Library at Tulane Repository

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