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Portraits -- Guatemala

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Chinautla Photograph Collection

 File
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 38-(38)

Gilbert Islanders Photograph

 File — Box 1, Folder: 19
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 40-(19)
Scope and Contents 1892.  Unmounted albumen print (6 1/4" x 9") with the hand stamp of Kildare y Valdeavellano photographers on the verso.  The caption accompanying the print reads as follows, "Gilbert Islanders imported by de Sabla to work on the coffee estate. Proved a great failure." An account taken from a newspaper article dated October 15, 1892 reports the following: “San Francisco. An Examiner reporter was on the cruise of the steamship Montserrat which arrived here Thursday from San José de Guatemala,...
Dates: c. 1892

Panajachel Indians Photograph

 File — Box 1, Folder: 18
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 40-(18)
Scope and Contents c. 1890. Unmounted albumen print (6 1/4" x 9"). The photographer is unknown. A portrait of men and boys, most are Mayas from the village of Panajachel on the shores of Lake Atitlán in the Guatemalan highlands.
Dates: c.1890