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A Cuban hat factory.

Image ID: 825323

A Cuban hat factory. (1899-1900)

Image Details

Image Title

:  A Cuban hat factory.

Published Date

: 1899-1900

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 20 x 24 cm. (8 x 9 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "The women are plaiting the peculiar straw hats that appear in a number of the illustrations. Some of these hats are woven under water, and are very expensive, but they are soft and cool, and well suited to the climate."

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 / Hatmaking

Source Description

: 1 folder (26 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 825323

Record ID

: 714060

Digital Item Published

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

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