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Syrian Colony, Washington Street: [b&w photoprint, copy of drawing]

view Syrian Colony, Washington Street: [b&w photoprint, copy of drawing] digital asset number 1
Collector:
Naff, Alixa 1919-2013
Artist:
Bengough, W
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
Item, 6.3" x 5.3"
Culture:
Syrians
Arab Americans
Type:
Paintings
Photographs
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1895
August 10, 1895
1890-1920
1890-1900
Notes:
Copyright status unknown. Request reproduction permission from Archives Center.
Organization:
Series 12, box 5
Summary:
Depicts Little Syria in New York City. Includes man wearing fez, smoking a hookah. Original color art work by W. Bengough published in Harper's Weekly, August 10, 1895.
Cite as:
Faris and Yamna Naff Arab American Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Hookahs
Fezes
Smoking
Immigrant communities
Local number:
AC0078-0000025.tif (AC Scan No.)
86-2324 (OPS neg no.)
See more items in:
Faris and Yamna Naff Arab American Collection, ca. 1880-1950
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_362149

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