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item
Collection ID:
FSA.A.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Photographs depicting landscapes, temples, gardens, and cities in Sri Lanka, mostly in the Kandy District and Anuradhapura.

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Creators:
Skeen and Company
Scowen & Co.
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
62 Items (unmounted albumen prints)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Photographic prints acquired by Freer duriing his tour of Colombo in February 1907, depicting the archaeological, religious, and scenic sites of Sri Lanka. Photographs include works by the major studios in Colombo such as Skeen & Co., and Scowen and Co. (later Apothecaries Co.), as well as works by unknown photographers. Geographically the images d...

1: Alsophila Crinita. Caption: "Alsophila Crinita Woolly Tree-Ferns." Scowen & Co. Between 1876 and ca.1894; 2: Anuradhapura, Abhayagiri ViharaComplex, Abhayagiri Thupa, from the south. Caption: "Jetawanarama Dagoba 245 high. Anuradhapura." Captions: "Jetawanarama DagobaAnuradhapura", "Anuradhapura" Scowen; Apothecaries Co. Ltd. Between 1876 and ca...

Captions: "Naliawilla Falls Haputale,", "Haplutale"; 60: Unidentified waterfall. Captions: "The double Ramibadde Falls", "Ramboda"; 61: Unidentified ruins of stairs. The Colombo Apothecaries Company, Ltd. Photographers; 62: Unidentified brick ruin. The Colombo Apothecaries Company, Ltd. Photographers.

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Dates:
1965 May 7 and May 11
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (5 inch reel, 1/4 inch tape)
Collection ID:
CFCH.BOGE
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Track 1. Chorus recorded at Anuradhapura, Ceylon [Sri Lanka], on May 7, 1965, when rain was dropping on umbrella held over microphone and recorder, with air temp ca. 36° C. Species included may be Rana breviceps, Rana cyanophlictus, Rhacophorus maculatus, Microhyla rubra and M. ornata. (Followed by Mr. Amaradasa's recounting of the legend of the fo...

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Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Ponting, Herbert George, 1870-1935
H.C. White Co.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (3 3/4" x 7")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Ponting, Herbert George, 1870-1935
H.C. White Co.
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (3-3/4" x 7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919
Dates:
1876-1931
Size:
131 Linear feet (29 architectural drawings)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.01
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

The personal papers of Charles Lang Freer, the industrialist and art collector who founded the Freer Gallery of Art. The papers include correspondence, diaries, art inventories, scrapbooks of clippings on James McNeil Whistler and other press clippings, and photographs.

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