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Ceylon - Philippines Photograph Album, ca. 1900-1919 [bulk dates 1900-1901].
Bernath Mss 163
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Title:

Ceylon - Philippines Photograph Album, ca. 1900-1919 [bulk dates 1900-1901]

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

About 200 black and white snapshots (with a few cyanotypes and black and white picture postcards), apparently taken by an American serviceman on board ship - the Buford - to Manila (Philippines) via Gibraltar, Malta, Suez Canal, Aden (now Yemen), and Colombo (Ceylon, now Sri Lanka), Nov-Dec. 1900. Philippine images, Dec. 1900-ca. 1902, include Manila Bay, buildings, local population, street scenes, fellow soldiers; also scenes of Santa Cruz. Later 1911-1919 photos mainly of groups of friends, most apparently in Massachusetts.

Date:

1900 (issued)

Subject:

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Philippines -- Pictorial works
Sri Lanka -- Pictorial works
Gibraltar -- Pictorial works
Malta -- Pictorial works
Yemen (Republic) -- Pictorial works
Egypt -- Pictorial works

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Purchase, 2005.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], Ceylon - Philippines Photograph Album. Bernath Mss 163. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Photographs.
Photograph albums.

Physical Description:

.2 linear ft.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.