Inez Ulery McGuire photograph collection of Burma, circa 1885-1920

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.74-50
Creators:
McGuire, Inez Ulery
Dates:
circa 1885-1920
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
12 prints
silver gelatin
29 prints
albumen (including cabinet cards)
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs collected by Inez Ulery McGuire during her time as a missionary in Burma. They include images of missionaries, Burmese peoples (including the royal family), buildings, monuments, temples, and boats, with one scenic view of Assam. Many of the photographs are commercial cabinet cards with printed Christmas greetings and inscriptions on their versos.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Inez Ulery McGuire, originally from Goshen, Indiana, graduated from Franklin college and went to Burma as a Baptist missionary (circa 1888). While in Burma, she married John McGuire, also from Goshen; they had two children, Judson Ulery McGuire and Alice McGuire.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 74-50

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 74-50, Inez Ulery McGuire photograph collection of Southeast Asia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional missionary photographs of Burma can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 74-50.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Alice Souffront McGuire, daughter-in-law of Inez Ulery McGuire, 1974.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Royal houses Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Buddhist monks Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Burma Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mandalay (Burma) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Assam (India) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architecture -- Burma Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Burmese Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Studio portraits Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cabinet photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Christmas cards Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
V. and Thomas Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Parfitt, William (photographer, of Goshen, Indiana) Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Beato, Felice, b. ca. 1825 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Freuschel (photographer, of Goshen, Indiana) Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/