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Dama Waja (Javanese).

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Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- Regional -- Indonesian

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-Reg-Ind
costumes -- Indonesian
Jewelry -- 1890-1899
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Sundanese (Indonesian people) -- Clothing & dress -- Indonesia -- Java -- 1890-1899
Women -- Clothing & dress -- Indonesia -- Java -- 1890-1899
Halftone photomechanical prints
Content: Printed on border: "The Sundanese Javans are somewhat shorter in stature than the Javanese proper, and lighter in color. Most of these people found in the interesting village on the Midway were from Dundanese stock. Their eyes are always brown or black, and the hair black and long. The Javanese consider a golder yellow complexion the perfection of female beauty ..." Includes additional text.
Source note: Oriental and occidental northern and southern portrait types of the Midway plaisance : a collection of photographs of individual types of various nations from all parts of the world. (Saint Louis : Thompson Publishing, 1894) Putnam, F. W. (Frederick Ward) (1839-1915), Author. World''s Columbian Exposition (1839 : Chicago, Ill.) , Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 32 x 25 cm. (12 3/4 x 9 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1638298
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17122932
Barcode: 33333159277231
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6efc48f0-c54c-012f-1f74-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Dama Waja (Javanese)." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3d8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Dama Waja (Javanese)." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3d8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1893). Dama Waja (Javanese). Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-3d8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dama Waja (Javanese).