Phillip Expedition in Middle East, 1914

ID: SIA RU007293

Creator: Mann, William M., 1886-1960

Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1910s

Citation: William M. Mann and Lucile Quarry Mann field books, 1914-1940

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Creator

  • Mann, William M., 1886-1960
  • Mann, Lucile Quarry, 1897-1986
  • Phillips Expedition to the Middle East

Alternate Title

Middle East 1914-1915

Abstract

The album is a compilation of black and white photographs taken by William M. Mann as a member of the Philip Expedition to the Middle East. The album appears to be organized chronologically, beginning with images of a port, historic sites, local people in village and rural surroundings and then during the travels across arid regions with the use of camel caravan, including images of foreign and local expedition participants, at work and rest. Last images are of a region of sufficient elevation to have snow.

Date Range

1914-1915

Start Date

Dec 18, 2017

End Date

Dec 18, 2017

Access Information

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Topic

Place

  • Egypt
  • Palestine

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Photograph albums

Accession #

SIA RU007293

Collection name

William M. Mann and Lucile Quarry Mann field books, 1914-1940

Physical Description

1 photograph album

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 20