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Photograph album of Crete, 1907.
1 volume 20.7 x 25 cm (40 pages)
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Photograph album containing 237 silver gelatin prints depicting various locations in Crete in the early 20th century. Photographs were taken at Chania, Halepa, Malaxa, the fortresses of Firka and Izzeddin, and other locations in Crete. Subjects include urban and rural scenes and people, boats, ports, lighthouses, cemeteries, mosques, houses and farms, pets and livestock, British, Italian, and Russian soldiers, police officers and military personnel of the Cretan State, and French diplomats. Though the photographer and collector are unidentified, the album is captioned throughout in French. The photographs range from 3.4 x 5.3 to 7.9 x 10.7 cm in size, and there are 4 to 16 photographs per page.
Purchased with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund in 2017. AM 2018-32.