+ o - ^
previous next

The homes of the vast majority of the Haitians are thatched huts with little or no furniture. A corrugated iron roof on a dwelling is looked upon as evidence of the height of affluence.

More Details Cite This Item

View this item elsewhere:

Title
The homes of the vast majority of the Haitians are thatched huts with little or no furniture. A corrugated iron roof on a dwelling is looked upon as evidence of the height of affluence.
Collection

Lands of the Caribbean: the Canal Zone, Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Cuba, Jamaica, Haiti, Santo Domingo, Porto Rico, and the Virgin Islands

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1926
Place: New York, NY
Publisher: Doubleday
Issuance: monographic
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc E 00-1347
Topics
Caribbean Area -- Description and travel
Huts
Haitians
Blacks -- Haiti
Genres
Photographs
Type of Resource
Text
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 45503124
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14719974
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 25af1290-c6dd-012f-2eb2-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1926: Issued
  • 2023: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "The homes of the vast majority of the Haitians are thatched huts with little or no furniture. A corrugated iron roof on a dwelling is looked upon as evidence of the height of affluence." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1926. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-890c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "The homes of the vast majority of the Haitians are thatched huts with little or no furniture. A corrugated iron roof on a dwelling is looked upon as evidence of the height of affluence." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 20, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-890c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1926). The homes of the vast majority of the Haitians are thatched huts with little or no furniture. A corrugated iron roof on a dwelling is looked upon as evidence of the height of affluence. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-890c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-890c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (text) The homes of the vast majority of the Haitians are thatched huts with little or no furniture. A corrugated iron roof on a dwelling is looked upon as evidence of the height of affluence., (1926) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=April 20, 2024 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

The homes of the vast majority of the Haitians are thatched huts with little or no furniture. A corrugated iron roof on a dwelling is looked upon as evidence of the height of affluence.