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Title
Group of Samoan women
Creator
Floorman, I. S
Date Created and/or Issued
1894
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
Restricted: slides not available for public viewing.
Description
2009-0128.
Single slide in: Magic lantern slides : California Midwinter International Exposition, San Francisco, 1894, no. 20.
Shows Samoan women dressed in native costume carrying poles or banners. Man and woman seated in background carrying oar and container.
Samoans or South Sea Islanders demonstrated native crafts, performed tribal dances as part of international element of fair.
Black paper mask, cover glass and taped edges.
Online image only, no photographic print available.
Restricted: slides not available for public viewing.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Projected graphic
Projected medium
Extent
1 slide : lantern, b/w ; 3 1/4 x 4 in.
Identifier
(C)001393165CSL01-Aleph
(DRA)VVW-6522
Language
English
Subject
California Midwinter International Exposition, (1894 :. San Francisco, Calif.)--Photographs
Exhibition buildings--California--San Francisco
Fairs--California--San Francisco
Women, Samoan--California--San Francisco
Samoans--California--San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)--Photographs
Lantern slides
Place
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)

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