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Esther B. Smith Latin America Scrapbooks, 1938-1939.
Bernath Mss 166
Collection Overview

Title:

Esther B. Smith Latin America Scrapbooks, 1938-1939

Creator/Contributor:

Smith, Esther B., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

Two scrapbooks containing black and white snapshots, postcards, maps, currency, pressed flowers, menus, and correspondence, all with typed captions, detailing a trip on the S.S. Contessa from New Orleans to Cuba, Panama and canal zone, Nicaragua, and Honduras. Journey appears to be under the auspices of the United Fruit Company. Images include scenic and shipboard views, buildings and monuments, animals, agriculture (including banana plantations), native peoples. First scrapbook also includes some typed journal entries.

Date:

1938 (issued)

Subject:

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Cuba -- Pictorial works
Panama -- Pictorial works
Nicaragua -- Pictorial works
Honduras -- Pictorial works

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Esther B. Smith was a teacher from Ohio, born in 1912.
Purchase, 2005.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], Esther B. Smith Latin America Scrapbooks. Bernath Mss 166. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Scrapbooks.
Photographs.
Postcards.

Physical Description:

.3 linear ft.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.