Bamboo Water Tubes 1

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Item Details

Title

Bamboo Water Tubes 1

Subject

Homes
Huts
Native peoples

Description

"Local residents carrying drinking water from Army Purification unit in large bamboo tubes" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Purified Water. At Parai, Hill also documented two alert young men patiently catching drinking water from a leaky Corps of Engineers hose. Once their bamboo cylinders filled, they packed that purified American water home -- one gallon in each hand." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Hill, Fred

Date

8/23/1944

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

2010.1.291

Spatial Coverage

Biak, New Guinea

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill

Position: 4474 (2 views)