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Source:   Costume -- regional -- Philippine

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A Spanish mestiza.

Image ID: 827515

A Spanish mestiza. (1899)

Image Details

Image Title

:  A Spanish mestiza.

Published Date

: 1899

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 14 cm. (8 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)


: Printed on border: "The father of this young lady is a Spaniard and her mother is a Tagalog, or native woman, all descendants of these two races being called Mestizos. Some of the women of this class are said to be very beautiful, though an American would probably object to the irregularity of their features."

Original Source

: From Our islands and their people as seen with camera and pencil. (New York : N. D. Thompson, 1899-1900) De Olivares, José (b.1867), Author.


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

Source Description

: 1 folder (12 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 827515

Record ID

: 711670

Digital Item Published

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

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