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"Lavanderas," City of Mexico.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    1843–1942
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • "Lavanderas," City of Mexico., 1899
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 9.3 x 17.77 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 11/16 x 7 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0268
Description

Color photo. Women doing the laundry along a man-made distributary. Wooden beams hang overhead to hang their laundry.