Still Prints of Asia: Waterfall, Nilgiri & View of part of Ootacamund (Goty) Nilgiris
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Summary
Collection ID:
FSA.A1999.24
Creators:
Penn, A.T.W. (Albert Thomas Watson), 1849-1924
Dates:
circa 1860s
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Print
albumen
image 23 x 29 cm., mounted 31 x 40 cm.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Two albumen prints of the Waterfall, Nilgiri & View of part of Ootacamund (Ooty) Nilgiris.

Arrangement
Arrangement
One folder in one flat box.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Albert Thomas Watson Penn, who was one of the pioneering photographers of South India. A.T.W. Penn left home in England before he was twelve and had started work as a photographer in the hill station of Ootacamund in the Nilgiri Hills by 1865. Penn was a pioneer photographer of the Nilgiris.
Biographical / Historical
These photographs depict a Waterfall, Nilgiri & View of part of Ootacamund (Goty) Nilgiris

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
FSA A1999.24

Container
2

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Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Purchased, 1998.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Nilgiri Hills, India Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Albumen prints -- 1860-1880 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
Washington, D.C. 20013
AVRreference@si.edu
https://www.freersackler.si.edu/research/archives/