Binmaley, Fruit Peddlers 5

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Title

Binmaley, Fruit Peddlers 5

Subject

Native peoples
Rosie Rosita

Description

"Rosie" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Fruit Vendors. In his second letter from Binmaley, Hill praised these local vendors: '[They] come through camp all day long selling bananas, tomatoes, peanuts, mangos, baskets, pottery, bamboo chairs and stools, cigars, haircuts, knives. Women (some beautiful gals) stop by several times each day to know if we have any dirty clothes to be washed....Rosita, became another favorite. A local girl of fourteen, Hill described her to Martha as having 'the best American accent I've heard yet. Been to school in Manila. And not much goes over her head.' About both women he was very clear: 'We honestly look forward to their visits." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Hill, Fred

Date

4/26/1945

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

2010.1.1502

Spatial Coverage

Binmaley, The Philippines

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill