Glass Slide of Algiers Street Scene (Algeria)

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A glass slide showing a photograph of an Algiers street scene, with Arab women in native dress surrounded by people in western dress. The slide carries the logo of the Chicago Transparency Company.

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1 photograph : glass positive, b&w

Creation Information

Creator: Unknown. [1882..1929].

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Hardin-Simmons Glass Lantern Slide Collection and was provided by the Hardin-Simmons University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Hardin-Simmons University Library

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A glass slide showing a photograph of an Algiers street scene, with Arab women in native dress surrounded by people in western dress. The slide carries the logo of the Chicago Transparency Company.

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1 photograph : glass positive, b&w

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Hardin-Simmons Glass Lantern Slide Collection

Scans of glass slides dating from the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Included are scenes from around the world, with emphasis on Palestine, the Mediterranean region, and Europe.

Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

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  • [1882..1929]

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  • April 26, 2020, 4:31 p.m.

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  • Sept. 22, 2020, 3:26 p.m.

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Glass Slide of Algiers Street Scene (Algeria), photograph, [1882..1929]; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1240862/: accessed January 24, 2022), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.

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