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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
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
Topic:
Hookahs
Fezes
Smoking
Immigrant communities
Local number:
AC0078-0000025.tif (AC Scan No.)
86-2324 (OPS neg no.)
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Faris and Yamna Naff Arab American Collection, ca. 1880-1950
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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