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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 who represented, in the Department of Ethnology, the manners, customs, dress, religions, music, and other distinctive traits and peculiarities of their race, with interesting and instructive descriptions accompanying each portrait

by F.W. Putnam
Published by N. D. Thompson Publishing, St. Louis, MO
(1894-1895)


Original photo halftones over 100 years old.
Sheet size: approximately 10 x 14 inches • Image sizes about 9.75 x 12 inches
Blank verso

Please click on the thumbnails below for an enlarged view —
(the sheet is too large to scan entirely, so the margins and text below the photo are not shown).
These prints are over 100 years old, so some minor edge/corner wear is to be expected.
Any tears or major flaws will be mentioned.

Ah Que
Ah Que (Chinese)
[repaired tear left side]
Wong Ki
Wong Ki (Chinese)
 
[repaired tear left side]
Mirja Yacob (Persian)
Mirja Yacob (Persian)
$10
Moonading (Malayan)
Moonading (Malayan)
$10
Abu El Hade (Malayan)
Abu El Hade (Malayan)
$10
Toajong (Soendanese Javan)
Toajong (Soendanese Javan)
$10
Mr. Mandooer (Javanese)
Mr. Mandooer (Javanese)
$10
Sooreende (Javanese)
Sooreende (Javanese)
Paronga (Javanese Carpenter)
Paronga (Javanese Carpenter)
Bachara (Soudanese Sheik)
Bachara (Soudanese Sheik)
$10
Abou Bakr Ghindi (Soudanese)
Abou Bakr Ghindi (Soudanese)
$10
Mahbouba Um Zanuba (Soudanese Woman)
Mahbouba Um Zanuba (Soudanese Woman)
$10
[some paper damage in text portion; image is undamaged]
Calona (Soudanese Baby Dancer)
Calona (Soudanese Baby Dancer)
$10
Jean Ali Jacob (Algerian Frenchman)
Jean Ali Jacob (Algerian Frenchman)
Salina (Algerian)
Salina (Algerian)
$10
C. Brignardello (Algerian Musician)
C. Brignardello (Algerian Musician)
$5
[The BACK of the print has a large spill/stain/splatter that shows through somewhat to the front; also a repaired tear on the right side]
Amina (Egyptian)
Amina (Egyptian)
Hassan Chorba (Egyptian)
Hassan Chorba (Egyptian)
$10
Ben Yakar (Egyptian)
Ben Yakar (Egyptian)
$10
Mahomet El Bashse (Egyptian Camel Driver)
Mahomet El Bashse (Egyptian Camel Driver)
$10
Sied Affende (Egyptian Camel Boy)
Sied Affende (Egyptian Camel Boy)
$10
Hasan Shita (Egyptian Donkey Boy)
Hasan Shita (Egyptian Donkey Boy)
$10
Brehim El Korany and Said Rayab (Egyptians)
Brehim El Korany and Said Rayab (Egyptians)
$10
Solomon Levi (Egyptian Jew)
Solomon Levi (Egyptian Jew)
Antique prints of famous men and women, portraits, etc.