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Inez Ulery McGuire photograph collection of Burma

Collector:
McGuire, Inez Ulery  Search this
Photographer:
V. and Thomas  Search this
Beato, Felice, b. ca. 1825  Search this
Names:
Freuschel (photographer, of Goshen, Indiana)  Search this
Parfitt, William (photographer, of Goshen, Indiana)  Search this
Extent:
12 prints (silver gelatin)
29 prints (albumen (including cabinet cards))
Culture:
Burmese  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
prints
Photographs
Studio portraits
Cabinet photographs
Christmas cards
Place:
Burma
Mandalay (Burma)
Assam (India)
Date:
circa 1885-1920
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs collected by Inez Ulery McGuire during her time as a missionary in Burma. They include images of missionaries, Burmese peoples (including the royal family), buildings, monuments, temples, and boats, with one scenic view of Assam. Many of the photographs are commercial cabinet cards with printed Christmas greetings and inscriptions on their versos.
Biographical/Historical note:
Inez Ulery McGuire, originally from Goshen, Indiana, graduated from Franklin college and went to Burma as a Baptist missionary (circa 1888). While in Burma, she married John McGuire, also from Goshen; they had two children, Judson Ulery McGuire and Alice McGuire.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 74-50
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional missionary photographs of Burma can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 74-50.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Royal houses  Search this
Buddhist monks  Search this
Architecture -- Burma  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Studio portraits
Cabinet photographs
Christmas cards
Citation:
Photo lot 74-50, Inez Ulery McGuire photograph collection of Southeast Asia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.74-50
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-74-50

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