Oriental and occidental, northern and southern portrait types of the Midway plaisance a collection of photographs of individual types of various nations from all parts of the world who represented, in the Department of Ethnology, the manners, customs, dress, religions, music, and other distinctive traits and peculiarities of their race, with interesting and instructive descriptions accompanying each portrait
by F.W. Putnam
Published by N. D. Thompson Publishing, St. Louis, MO
Original photo halftones over 125 years old.
Sheet size: approximately 10 x 14 inches • Image sizes about 9.75 x 12 inches
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(the sheet is too large to scan entirely, so the margins and text below the photo are not shown).
These prints are over 125 years old, so some minor edge/corner wear is to be expected.
Any tears or major flaws will be mentioned.
Jose Maria Garcia (Mexican Cowboy)
Harry Shanton (American Cowboy)
Antonio (Apache Indian)
Yoo-Ka-Lucke, Johnny-Jump-Up (Eskimo)
William Aeko (Hawaiian)
Stella Blair (Scottish Dancer)
Signor Icilio V. Ninci (Italian)
Gustav Herold (Leader German Cavalry Band)
Mr. E. Ruscheweyh (Leader of the German Infantry Band)