Leyte Local Braiding Thatch 3

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Item Details

Title

Leyte Local Braiding Thatch 3

Subject

Children
Native peoples

Description

"Weaving palm thatch" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Weaving Palm Fronds. Under tearful protest, Juan Berden's daughter demonstrates the process of making traditional wall thatch. After splitting a palm frond in half, she weaves the leaves together in a crosshatch pattern." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Hill, Fred

Date

12/19/1944

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

2010.1.1488

Spatial Coverage

Dulag, Leyte, The Philippines

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill