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dc.coverage.spatialMexico (nation) 2011-01-19T23:15:53Z 2011-01-19T23:15:53Z 1890
dc.description Sepia Photograph, 7.25" x 4.5". Mexican family working outside grass thatched hut, making mecate (rope).
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.relation.IsPartOf Forms part of a bound album of Photographic images of views of Mexico, Mexico City, Cholula pyramid, urban street scenes, rural landscapes, Chapultepec exteriors and interiors, Paseo de la Reforma, other churches, and bridges. Undated, but possibly circa 1890s.
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dc.subject.lcshPeasantry--Mexico--19th century
Country life--Mexico--19th century
Mexico--Rural conditions--19th century
Ropemakers--Mexico--19th century
dc.title Fabricantes de mecate, Mixtecas, Oaxaca
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using the TTI Better Light Super 8K2 digital scan-back system. Master Tiff images were scanned at 24-bit color, adobeRGB1998 color profile, at 600 dpi for graphically intense images and 400 dpi for text. Textual materials are marked up in TEI/XML standard (P5 version).
dc.contributor.funder Funding for the creation of this digitized text is provided by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. 2008-02-20 1890?
dc.source.collection Charlotte and Maximilian collection, 1846-1927, MS 356, Box 3 folder 3 Photograph 13, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University. Contact info:
dc.identifier.original wrc35603030013 aa00134_0013
dc.source.provenance Some materials in this collection were purchased at auction and others were donated in 1964-65, and 1976.
dc.type.genre photographs
dc.type.dcmi Image
dc.identifier.citation Fabricantes de mecate, Mixtecas, Oaxaca. 1890. From Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Charlotte and Maximilian collection, 1846-1927, MS 356.

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