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John N. Teunisson United Fruit Company Photograph Collection

 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."

Dates

  • 1906

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open to the public. No known restrictions.

Extent

35.00 Photographic Prints

1.50 Linear Feet

Arrangement Note

1 Hollinger box, the arrangement of the photographs preserves their original order in the album
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Description rules
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Language of description
Undetermined

Repository Details

Part of the The Latin American Library at Tulane Repository

Contact:
7001 Freret Street
Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, 4th floor
Tulane University
New Orleans Louisiana 70118 US
(504) 865-5681