Category:Tupper Scrapbooks volume 26 Lower Egypt

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Album title: Volume 26: Lower Egypt. Pyramids.

Collection: Tupper Scrapbooks Collection

Dates: December 21, 1892 – March 8, 1893

Call no.: 4098B.104 v26


Administrative and biographical history:
This scrapbook is album number 26 out of 46 albums created by William Vaughn Tupper, who lived from 1835-1898, to document his travels. The scrapbooks contain annotated images of the Tupper Family’s travels in Europe and North Africa from 1891-1894.

Content Notes:
This scrapbook contains albumen print photographs that were taken or purchased during the Tupper family’s travels through Egypt, then annotated. One photograph is included showing the group of travelers in front of the Great Pyramid.

Creator: Tupper, William Vaughn

Photographers included:

(Authorities from ULAN)
Arnoux, Hippolyte
Zangaki, Constantine
Lékégian, G.
Fiorello, Luigi
Sébah, J. Pascal

Physical description/extent: 33 x3 8.1 x 2.54 cm, photographic album, 52 pages, contains 54 black and white photographs


Language: English, French

Rights: No known restrictions

Acquisition: Gift of Mrs. T. Stevens to the Boston Public Library, October 19, 1948

Notes: Photographs are annotated; photograph

titles are in French

Subjects:
Egypt
travel
Jīzah, Ahrāmāt al-
Misr Bahrī

Work Types:
Scrapbooks
photographs

albumen prints

BPL Department: Print Department


For more information please contact:
Print Department
McKim Building, 3rd Floor
Boston Public Library

700 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-859-2280 or 617-536-5400
http://www.bpl.org/research/print/index.htm

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