1 Photographic print ((contact print)., b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
1 Photographic print ((dupe print)., b&w, 8 x 10 in.)
Scope and Contents:
Transkei Man Drinking, 1947. The man is sitting in the grass drinking from a metal container, probably beer. He has a blanket around him, brass and leather arm rings, beaded necklaces, and a head wrap. This takes place during Sunday morning beer drinking. The men sit separately from the women. Photograph by Constance Stuart Larrabee, 1947.
In 1947, Constance Staurt Larrabee visited the Transkei. She was there researching the housing problems in Southern Africa.
There are no prints of this negative in the Constance Stuart Larrabee Collection. EEPA produced an 8x10 study print for reference purposes.
Original Constance Stuart Larrabee Number: 6-259
Contact Sheet Number: 306405-37
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