Streets of Cairo

 
Streets of Cairo
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  • Title :     Streets of Cairo
  • Artist:     Robert A. Reid (publisher)
  • Accession:     85.19.149
  • Collection:     Library
  • Category:     Architecture
  • Collection Theme:     Colonialism
  • Subject:     Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition (1909 : Seattle, Wash.) | Exhibitions | Exhibitions , United States , Washington , Seattle , 20th century | Exhibitions | Exhibitions , United States , Washington , Seattle , 1900-1910 | Exhibition buildings | Exhibition buildings , United States , Washington , Seattle , 1900-1910 | Pavilions | Pavilions , United States , Washington , Seattle , 1900-1910 | Midways | Midways , United States , Washington , Seattle , 1900-1910 | Orientalism | Orientalism , United States , Exhibitions | Buildings, structures, etc , Pictorial works
  • URL:     http://libimages.wolfsonian.org/85.19.149.jpg
  • Tags:     ~Colonialism~World’s Fairs and Expositions~Architecture
Description:
Title from recto. | 1 postcard, untraveled, with a black & white photographic image of the Streets of Cairo and Oriental Village midway of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, Seattle 1909. | "Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, Seattle 1909"--official seal printed on recto. | "1909, The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, 1909 : official photograph"--verso. | "Published by Robert A. Reid...Made in Seattle."--verso. | "Streets of Cairo. In the Oriental Village or Streets of Cairo are many gaily dressed native people, with camels and donkeys, and bazars, theatres, mosques, and other characteristics features of Oriental cities."--verso. | "71."--verso. | English. | Wolfsonian Library Vestibule Display, Comparative Colonialism, August 25, 2006-January 6, 2006.