Indians of Central America -- Clothing -- Guatemala
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract This is a folio of ten original color prints by Carlos Mérida, published and edited by Byron Zadik y Cia, Guatemala, C. A.
Scope and Contents / Alcance y Contenido This collection consists of an album of 63 photographs. When it was bound it was entitled “Views of Central America and Mexico”. However, it is important to note that most of the photographs, if not all, were taken in Guatemala during the late 19th century, which was an important economic transition period in Guatemalan history. These photographs include villages, towns, churches, architecture, landscapes, volcanoes, coffee plantations and portraits of Indigenous people. The photographs in this...
Dates: ca. 1877 - 1885