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Cabinet card views of Mexico

Collection Data

Views of rural, village and town life in Mexico, including woman making tortillas; men and women with goods for sale, including pottery; a sugar mill; man and woman on porch of thatched house, woman with jug on head; children in market, San Luis Potosí; street scene, Cuautle; men and women at tables of veranda of a hotel in Puebla; ground around fountain of San Domingo; Guadalajara street and the penitentiary there; palace at Aguascaliente; men and women by railroad near Rascan; groups in the village of Abra; Mt. Popocatapetl; soldiers and others at Hacienda Peoticlos; group of women doing laundry, other hanging out wash; hats and other goods in portals of a market; flat boat in Canal de la Vica; old bridge at Hercules; soldiers in front of Cortés Palace, Coyoacán; bales of [cotton], Teoloyucan; views in Mexico City: grove of Chapultepec; Cinco de Mayo celebration; man with jugs in Alameda.
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942 (Photographer)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1883 - 1891 (Questionable)
Place: Denver, Col
Publisher: W. H. Jackson & Co.
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFZ (Jackson) 93-6256
Cortés, Hernán, 1485-1547 -- Homes and haunts
Canals -- Mexico
Children -- Mexico
Cinco de Mayo (Mexican holiday)
Dwellings -- Mexico
Fountains -- Mexico
Government buildings -- Mexico
Hotels -- Mexico -- Puebla
Laborers -- Mexico
Mountains -- Mexico
Parks -- Mexico -- Mexico City
Plazas -- Mexico
Porches -- Mexico
Prison facilities -- Mexico -- Guadalajara
Railroads -- Mexico
Streets -- Mexico
Sugar industry -- Mexico
Thatched buildings -- Mexico
Chapultepec (Mexico City, Mexico)
Coyoacán (Mexico)
Cuautla Morelos (Mexico)
Mexico City (Mexico)
San Luis Potosí (Mexico)
Teoloyucan (Mexico)
Albumen prints
Cabinet photographs
Photographic prints
Statement of responsibility: W. H. Jackson.
Title devised by cataloger.
Albumen photographic prints mounted on cabinet cards. Negative numbers and titles in negatives. Photographer's name printed on mounts, variously: "W. H. Jackson & Co.," and "W. H. Jacskon Photograph & Publishing Co., Denver Col."
Some views with manuscript inscriptions on verso.
Collection stamps on verso.
Views are numbered: 5231, 5238(?), 5267, 5275, 5276, 5617, 5622, 5628, 6201, 6203, 6215, 6226, 6227, 6229, 6238, 6239, 6243, 6244, 6250, 6278, 6282, 6283, 6405, 6421, 6432, 6445, 645(?), 6461, 6474.
Ownership: Picture Collection transfer, Picture Collection #10690.
Physical Description
Extent: 33 photographic prints : albumen, b&w ; 11 x 18 cm. or smaller on mounts 12.5 x 20.3 cm or smaller.
Arranged by negative number when known.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11755737
Other local Identifier: NYPG93-F180
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2cab8f80-42a1-0132-470e-58d385a7b928
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