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Egypt

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Colonialist postcards (Middle East)

 File — Box 1, Folder: 19
Identifier: C-132
Scope and Contents

Collection of postcards depicting landscapes, people, and scenes from the Middle East, including Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Yemen, Israel, and Palestine.

Dates: circa 1900-1970

Egypt and Syria photographs, c. 1890

 File
Scope and Contents Collection of 16 portrait photographs. Egypt and Syria, c. 1890. 16 albumen prints on cardboard (480 x 325 mm), mostly captioned in the image in German. The photographs depict natives in traditional costume: Arabic women, a snake tamer with a cobra, a camel driver from Sinai, merchants at the Bazar, a fellah family, an Arabic servant and Arabic children, an Arabic school, a Jewish girl from Syria, Bedouin sheikhs and a black chief from Upper Egypt, etc. The photographs, many of which bear...
Dates: c. 1890

Egypt photographs

 File — Box 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: c-185_egypt
Scope and Contents

Includes one albumen photographic print on paper, circa 1870-1879 of two women posing.

Dates: circa 1880-

Oversize photographs

 File — Box 2
Identifier: c185_oversize
Scope and Contents

Flat box containing oversize black and white photographs taken in the Middle East. Includes one sheet of studio portraits and one photograph of a man seated with children at a school in Algiers, circa 1890s. One photograph is captioned "Danseuses Arabes" (Arab dancers). Another is captioned "Servante Egptienne" (Egyptian servant/maid), taken by Zangaki.

Dates: circa 1880-