Finchhaffen Natives Woodworking 1

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Item Details

Title

Finchhaffen Natives Woodworking 1

Subject

Children
Native peoples
Woodworking

Description

"Local native man using an adze tool shaping a wood item - from a color slide original" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Hill frequently documented Papuan tribesmen performing activities which he admired, but due to language and cultural restraints, he could only partly identify what he photographed. Here, a tribesman wields a hand adz for an unidentified work while his son watches." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Hill, Fred

Date

1944

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

(c)Eastern Oregon University. This image is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/). Acknowledgement of Eastern Oregon University as a source is required. For print quality images, prints, or high resolution tiff files, or commercial uses please contact the Library Director at Eastern Oregon University.

Identifier

2010.1.205

Spatial Coverage

Finchhaffen, New Guinea

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill

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