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A few small temples still retain their lines of classic beauty. With the recollection of Greece's ancient glory one may spend pleasant hours in the Acropolis The prime minister, Colonel Gonatas of the Revolutionary Government tells Mr. Carpenter what fun it is to boss generals about when only a colonel

A few small temples still retain their lines of classic beauty. With t...

Photographs show ruins of the Acropolis and Frank Carpenter with the Prime Minister of Greece, Colonel Stylianos Gonatas, Athens, Greece. Title from item. Negative series code stamped on page: LC-C26. Written ... More

Tunis. Jeune filles Juives / ND Phot.

Tunis. Jeune filles Juives / ND Phot.

Two Jewish girls on beach, Tunis, Tunisia. Date information transcribed from caption card. LOT subdivision subject: Tunisia. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: ... More

Ascension de la pyramide / J.P. Sébah.

Ascension de la pyramide / J.P. Sébah.

Tourist being helped up the great pyramid by Egyptian men. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Portes du Saint-Sépulcre / Bonfils.

Portes du Saint-Sépulcre / Bonfils.

Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. No. 19.

Ascension de la grande pyramide par un touriste / Bonfils.

Ascension de la grande pyramide par un touriste / Bonfils.

Tourist being helped up the great pyramid by Egyptian men. No. 1188. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

[The main street leading from the Church of Nativity, Bethlehem]

[The main street leading from the Church of Nativity, Bethlehem]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood, New York.

Peon couple

Peon couple

Man and woman standing by wall of building, Mexico. Title transcribed from item. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress) Copyright by C.B. Waite, Mexico City.

Palestine - Jordan River

Palestine - Jordan River

View of Jordan River and surroundings from top of hill, Palestine. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Street scene, Mombasa, Kenya

Street scene, Mombasa, Kenya

Hotel Cecil, Colonial Stores, and other buildings along street. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

G-e-e-t up!

G-e-e-t up!

Man with cart drawn by two oxen, Albania. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Bust portrait of African man with jam pot hanging from his ear, Kenya]

[Bust portrait of African man with jam pot hanging from his ear, Kenya...

Title devised by Library staff from caption card and item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Three Nandi warriors full-length portrait, standing, facing front, Africa]

[Three Nandi warriors full-length portrait, standing, facing front, Af...

Photograph by Publishers Photo Service, New York City. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Peasant wearing raincoat of straw, Japan, ca. 188-]

[Peasant wearing raincoat of straw, Japan, ca. 188-]

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Japan. No. 29. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

A large proportion of interior Ireland consists of bogs from which peat is dug

A large proportion of interior Ireland consists of bogs from which pea...

Man and woman digging for peat in Ireland. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

The Country swarms with church beggars

The Country swarms with church beggars

Bearded man, standing, three-quarter length, with box with slot to deposit money, Russia. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Uruguay - Montevideo--Plaza de Constitution

Uruguay - Montevideo--Plaza de Constitution

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. Photo from Oficina de Exposiciones, Montevideo.

Africa, steamboat

Africa, steamboat

Steamboat at wharf, Africa. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Men carrying ivory tusks, Kenya]

[Men carrying ivory tusks, Kenya]

Photo by Publishers Photo Service, N.Y.C. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

[Serbian man wearing hat, vest, belted pants, and pointed toed shoes with cane standing outside of building in Yugoslavia]
[Men outside train stopped at station, Altata Railway, Navolato, Mexico]

[Men outside train stopped at station, Altata Railway, Navolato, Mexic...

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress)

[Bearded man, standing, three-quarter length, wearing backpack, with walking stick, Russia]
North Africa.  Merchants of the Sahara Desert

North Africa. Merchants of the Sahara Desert

Two men with wares on backs of two camels. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

[Two Wakamba girls, full-length portraits, standing, facing front]
Hong Kong--Sedan chair and rickshaw

Hong Kong--Sedan chair and rickshaw

One man being pulled in rickshaw and another man being carried on sedan chair, Hong Kong. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Pilgrims bathing in the Jordan River, after the water has been blessed by priest of the Greek Orthodox Church]

[Pilgrims bathing in the Jordan River, after the water has been blesse...

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood, New York.

[Four children in hay field, Russia]

[Four children in hay field, Russia]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. No. 351.

Syria. Bedouins on the desert

Syria. Bedouins on the desert

Bedouins with horses and loaded camels. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Bells for sale Clothing market.

Bells for sale Clothing market.

Photographs show (top) display area for large bells hanging from cross members at outdoor market; (bottom) several men, some carrying pants, and a boy carrying products for the market. Title from item. Forms pa... More

[Man pushing wheelbarrow, loaded with firewood, Russia]

[Man pushing wheelbarrow, loaded with firewood, Russia]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Palestine - Mt. Gerizin [ie. Gerizim]--Feast of the Passover

Palestine - Mt. Gerizin [ie. Gerizim]--Feast of the Passover

Samaritans around meat being cooked over open fire, Mount Gerizim, West Bank. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood, New York. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Temple of Heaven, Peking, China]

[Temple of Heaven, Peking, China]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Zulu chief, South Africa

Zulu chief, South Africa

Man in native dress standing in front of hut. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. "Ellis Allen, stationer, Willoughby's Buildings, Bulawayo."

[Natives with ivory tusks, Dar Es Salaam, Tanganyika]

[Natives with ivory tusks, Dar Es Salaam, Tanganyika]

Title devised by Library staff from caption card and item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Russia - types

Russia - types

Photograph shows boys and girls wearing ceremonial dress. Title from item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Palestine - Jerusalem--Food being cooked over a limestone slab in a Turkish restaurant

Palestine - Jerusalem--Food being cooked over a limestone slab in a Tu...

Man at limestone stove covered with pots. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Patriarch Harootiun Vehabedian of the Armenian church wearing hood, robe and five medals, half-length portrait, facing right]

[Patriarch Harootiun Vehabedian of the Armenian church wearing hood, r...

Photoprint by Sebah & Joaillier. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

[Old woman seated, outside house, full-length, Russia]

[Old woman seated, outside house, full-length, Russia]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Road scene, Ceylon / Skeen & Co.

Road scene, Ceylon / Skeen & Co.

Photograph shows people on a roadway through lush vegetation, interrupting their travels for the photographer, also, a cart drawn by two oxen, and a man with shoulder pole from which two broad trays are hanging... More

[Bird's-eye view of the cemetery outside the city wall, San Juan, Puerto Rico

[Bird's-eye view of the cemetery outside the city wall, San Juan, Puer...

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Two buffaloes on grounds of Imperial Czarist Game Preserves at Pralveritsch, Russia]

[Two buffaloes on grounds of Imperial Czarist Game Preserves at Pralve...

Copyright by Pub. Photo Serv. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Palestine - Mt. Carmel

Palestine - Mt. Carmel

View of man with camera facing people with camels, and Mt. Carmel, Palestine in background. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Photograph by Rafic Saba(?).

Cape-to-Cairo Railway bridge over the gorge of the Zambesi River, Africa

Cape-to-Cairo Railway bridge over the gorge of the Zambesi River, Afri...

Copyright by Keystone View Co. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

[Girl shepherdess with sheep, Bulgaria]

[Girl shepherdess with sheep, Bulgaria]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Syria - Damascus. Bead peddlar

Syria - Damascus. Bead peddlar

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Palestine - Jerusalem. Sheep and goats being taken to market
Palestine--Picking olives

Palestine--Picking olives

People with ladders at olive trees and people picking olives off the ground. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Four people on troika, in snow, Russia]

[Four people on troika, in snow, Russia]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. No. 29.

Lobengula's youngest daughter / photo by S.C.T., Bulawayo.

Lobengula's youngest daughter / photo by S.C.T., Bulawayo.

Chief Lobengula's youngest daughter, full-length portrait, standing, facing front. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. Photo by S.C.T., Bulawayo.

[Crowd waiting for the holy fire to come down from Heaven, a miracle celebrated by the Greek Orthodox Church during Easter week, Jerusalem]

[Crowd waiting for the holy fire to come down from Heaven, a miracle c...

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood, New York.

Moslems worshipping the shrines sacred to Islam, Mecca, Arabia

Moslems worshipping the shrines sacred to Islam, Mecca, Arabia

Muslims praying around the Kaʻbah during the Hajj. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Long-reach / foto Allan, Valpo.

Long-reach / foto Allan, Valpo.

Strait of Magellan, Chile. Photograph by Allan, Valparaiso. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Bridge on the Uganda Railway made of American steel and put in place under American direction, Africa

Bridge on the Uganda Railway made of American steel and put in place u...

Train on a bridge with man walking on plank over stream below. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Foreigners enjoying the out-of-door life in a park in Shanghai, China

Foreigners enjoying the out-of-door life in a park in Shanghai, China

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: China. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Salt mining, Turks and Caicos Islands, Jamaica]

[Salt mining, Turks and Caicos Islands, Jamaica]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Natives making bark cloth near Kampala, Uganda

Natives making bark cloth near Kampala, Uganda

Four people posed under thatched roof. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Uganda. Photograph and copyright by Publishers Photo Service, N.Y.C. Frank and... More

[Pan American Division of Central Railroad, Guatemala]

[Pan American Division of Central Railroad, Guatemala]

Locomotive with two railroad cars, among palm trees. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Entry of Pilgrims into Bethlehem at Christmas time

Entry of Pilgrims into Bethlehem at Christmas time

Photograph by Bonfils. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Palestine. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Woman mending fishing net, Lithuania

Woman mending fishing net, Lithuania

Photograph by Pub. Photo. Service. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Mt. Aconcagua, Argentina]

[Mt. Aconcagua, Argentina]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Two women washing and ironing, Japan

Two women washing and ironing, Japan

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Japan. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Group of 9 Indians, mostly nude males, with distended bellies, South America

Group of 9 Indians, mostly nude males, with distended bellies, South A...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Brazil. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Indians; Health.

[7 semi-nude hill women and a small child posed, India]

[7 semi-nude hill women and a small child posed, India]

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: India. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). No. 136. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Women.

Amazon rubber boat, Brazil

Amazon rubber boat, Brazil

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Brazil. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Boats.

Man peddling vegetables, Tokyo, Japan

Man peddling vegetables, Tokyo, Japan

Photo shows a man, full-length portrait, standing in profile, wearing a conical hat and a straw shoulder cape, with a shoulder pole laden with multiple containers of vegetables and other items suspended from bo... More

Argentina - Buneos Aires

Argentina - Buneos Aires

Mar del Plata. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Argentina. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Geog.; Docks.

[View of Arequipa and Mt. Misti, Peru] / fotografia Max. T. Vargas.
The Crown Prince

The Crown Prince

Prince of Thailand, full-length portrait, seated, facing front. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Transportation

Transportation

Overturned janrickshaws. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Japan. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: ... More

Nubian woman, Anglo-Egyptian Sudan

Nubian woman, Anglo-Egyptian Sudan

3/4 lgth., standing, facing right. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Sudan. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Young man and woman of "Little Russia" in native costumes, ca. 1890]

[Young man and woman of "Little Russia" in native costumes, ca. 1890]

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. No. 75. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Scene on the plains, before 1924, Egypt. Flock of sheep in foregrd.; village and pyramids in backgrd.]

[Scene on the plains, before 1924, Egypt. Flock of sheep in foregrd.; ...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Egypt. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Sheep.

China - Peking - bronze animal figure on marble pedestal at entrance to the emperor's summer palace

China - Peking - bronze animal figure on marble pedestal at entrance t...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: China. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Separating yolks from whites and packing at an egg plant, Shanghai, China

Separating yolks from whites and packing at an egg plant, Shanghai, Ch...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Panama - San Blas--Native Indians at beach market

Panama - San Blas--Native Indians at beach market

Two young Indian men holding produce. Copyright by Publishers Photo Service, New York City. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

The Sphinx, Egypt

The Sphinx, Egypt

Title from caption card and item. Caption on mount: "The head of the Sphinx would fill a large school room." LOT subdivision subject: Egypt. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Africa - Stores: vaulted bazaars of Tunis

Africa - Stores: vaulted bazaars of Tunis

Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Group of children, with baskets, posed under palm tree, Saigon, South Vietnam]

[Group of children, with baskets, posed under palm tree, Saigon, South...

No. 88. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Alaska Indian baskets

Alaska Indian baskets

No. 821 LHP B. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Bananas being rafted down a tributary of the Guyas River]

[Bananas being rafted down a tributary of the Guyas River]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

China - Peking - instruments atop observatory

China - Peking - instruments atop observatory

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: China. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

Sudanese woman

Sudanese woman

Photo shows a Sudanese woman, head and shoulders portrait, left profile. Title from caption card and item. Printed at bottom center: Soudanaise. LOT subdivision subject: Sudan. Forms part of: Frank and Frances ... More

Ricksha boys, Durban, South Africa

Ricksha boys, Durban, South Africa

Photo shows four young men sitting at the front of rickshaws, facing front, three are wearing horned headdresses and the fourth is wearing a floral headdress. Title from caption card and item. LOT subdivision s... More

Transportation

Transportation

India - camel drawn carriage. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: India. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). No. 277. Caption c... More

Streetcar, Seoul, Korea

Streetcar, Seoul, Korea

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Korea. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Geog.; Street RR.

Tea house in a woodland, Itsuku-Shima, Japan

Tea house in a woodland, Itsuku-Shima, Japan

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Japan. Photograph by Publishers Photo Service, New York City; Copyright by E.M. Newman. Frank and Frances Carpenter C... More

New Zealand, Maoris at their talking house

New Zealand, Maoris at their talking house

Men, women and children on porch of ceremonial structure with carved wooden sections. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Drying fish, Japan

Drying fish, Japan

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Japan. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

San Juan, Puerto Rico

San Juan, Puerto Rico

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Puerto Rico. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Biblioteca Circulanto; "Colegio Presbiteri... More

[Egypt. Village and pyramids during the flood-time. ca. 189-]

[Egypt. Village and pyramids during the flood-time. ca. 189-]

Photo shows men on camels and one man standing next to a camel in shallow flood water, with pyramids in the background, in Egypt. Title from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Egypt. Forms part of:... More

Egypt: Dancing girl

Egypt: Dancing girl

Seated, 3/4 lgth., (2 - facing left - left side of face is most visible); holding tambourine. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Egypt. Frank and France... More

[Blacks on tobacco plantation, Jamaica]

[Blacks on tobacco plantation, Jamaica]

Frank & Frances Carpenter Collection. By Publishers Photo Service

Wealthy Malays

Wealthy Malays

Ten people posed, Singapore. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. No. 183.

Man on a tame zebra jumping a fence in East Africa

Man on a tame zebra jumping a fence in East Africa

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Africa, miscellaneous. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

China - Kiangsu province - Shanghai. The Bund

China - Kiangsu province - Shanghai. The Bund

Crowded dock scene. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Photograph by Burton Holmes for Ewing Galloway, New York. LOT subdivision subject: China. Frank and Frances Carpenter Coll... More

Peon potter--Mexico

Peon potter--Mexico

Mexican man carrying large bundle of pots on his back. Title transcribed from item. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Hong Kong - Kowloon city--Rock of King Sung / Mee Fong Studio, Hong Kong.

Hong Kong - Kowloon city--Rock of King Sung / Mee Fong Studio, Hong Ko...

Large rock on top of hill. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Gauchos, Argentina]

[Gauchos, Argentina]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Man building railway planned by Cecil Rhodes near Broken Hill, Rhodesia

Man building railway planned by Cecil Rhodes near Broken Hill, Rhodesi...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Uganda. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Waterfall, Peru]

[Waterfall, Peru]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).