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Source:   Costume -- regional -- Burmese


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Mi Lou, a Karen girl, Bassein.

Image ID: 826760

Mi Lou, a Karen girl, Bassein. (1905)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Mi Lou, a Karen girl, Bassein.

Published Date

: 1905

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 20 x 13 cm. (7 3/4 x 5 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Copyright 1905, by The American Baptist Missionary Union, Boston." "Burma Series -- Orient Pictures." "No. 239." "This beautiful girl is a striking illustration of what Christianity can do for the Karen women. Mi Lou reads and speaks well five languages, including English, and is now a teacher in the Pwo Karen school at Bassein, where she was formerly a pupil. For several years she did good work among the Shans at Hsipaw. ....
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Original Source

: From Prints and photo-mechanical reproductions : duplicates of copyright deposits, received by exchange 1957, 1958, 1959. [s.n.]) Library of Congress. Prints and Photographs Division, Donor.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- regional -- Burmese

Source Description

: 1 folder (20 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-Reg-Bur

Digital ID

: 826760

Record ID

: 710436

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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