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Embroidery Class at Paco School, Manila, Philippines

Embroidery class in Manila, early 20th century Embroidery class in Manila, early 20th century Copyright Library of Congress, call no. LOT 11356-8 [P&P].

'The embroidery class at Paco school, Manila, Philippines', is a staged photograph. It shows a number of girls who are working on their embroideries that are tensioned on various forms of slate frames. The photograph was taken between 1900 and 1923.

Source: Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection, Library of Congress, Washington D.C., LC-USZ62-103377.

Library of Congress online catalogue (retrieved 7 June 2016).

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