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[Rom woman and child leaning out apartment window, airing bedding--featherbeds, blankets, pillows], photoprint

Catalog Data

Photographer:
Wendler-Funaro, Carlos de, 1898-1985 (language teacher, also known as Carl Funaro)  Search this
Collection Collector:
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Alland, Alexander, Sr. (Alexander Landschaft), 1902-1989  Search this
Collection Author:
Kaslov, Steve, ca. 1888-1949 (King of the Red Bandanna Romany Gypsies )  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (unmounted, Silver gelatin on paper., 6-1/2 x 4-3/8 in)
Container:
Box 5, Folder 8
Culture:
Rom  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
Circa 1935-1940
Biographical / Historical:
See collection record or register for information on photographer.
Local Numbers:
86-10480 (OPPS Neg. No.) AC0161-0000038 (AC Scan No.)
Exhibitions Note:
Exhbited: "Hidden Americans: Photographs by Carlos de Wendler-Funaro," National Museum of American History, 1992-1993, David Haberstich, curator.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site, by appointment. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves.
Collection Rights:
Photographs by de Wendler-Funaro are available for reproduction. Fees for commercial use. Permission to reproduce photographs by Alexander Alland must be granted by the photographer's estate; other photographs may have copyright restrictions.
Topic:
Bedding  Search this
Gypsies -- 1920-1980 -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Photographs -- 1930-1940 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection
Carlos de Wendler-Funaro Gypsy Research Collection / Series 7: Photographs by de Wendler Funaro: Gypsies in the United States / 7.1: Rom / Airing of bedding (featherbeds, pillows, and blankets) from apartment windows
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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