Men on the Punalu'u railroad. Hawaii (island), Hawaii, from a Travel Photograph Album (Views of Hawaii and Japan)

Unknown American, American

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about 1894

Albumen print adhered to album page

Overall: 10 13/16 × 14 3/16 × 2 3/8 in. (27.5 × 36 × 6 cm)

Sheet: 3 9/16 × 4 3/4 in. (9 × 12 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

2014.3.68

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

19th century

Object Name

Photograph

Research Area

Photograph

Not on view

Inscriptions

Handwritten caption, below photograph, in ink: Punaluu.

Course History

ARTH 48.02, History of Photography, Katie Hornstein, Winter 2020

ANTH 55.01, Anthropology of Global Health, Anne Sosin, Fall 2022

Anthropology 55.01, Anthropology of Global Health, Anne Sosin, Spring 2023

Anthropology 55.01, Anthropology of Global Health, Anne Sosin, Fall 2023

Provenance

Possibly collected by Leila Price Pettengill (1887-1977) [wife of Admiral George Tilford Pettengill Jr. (1877-1959), Class of 1932P and 1937P], Washington, D.C.; possibly given to present collection, 1959; catalgoued in 2014.

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