Collection SC359 - Siam photograph collection

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Siam photograph collection

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CA UVICARCH SC359

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  • ca. 1884 (Creation)

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Physical description

31 photographs
3 hand-coloured copperplates

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Scope and content

The collection consists of a photograph album containing photographs of Siam [now Thailand]. The subject of most of them are Siamese people, including the Royal Family. Also included are some shots of Bangkok scenes, houseboats, and Europeans visiting the photographer's house. The hand coloured copperplates are of Switzerland.

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See also Photograph Albums available through UVic Libraries Digital Collections: http://contentdm.library.uvic.ca/cdm/landingpage/collection/collection53

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siam-photograph-collection

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised by JF, August 9, 2013.

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  • English

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