An Oasis in a Buddhist Desert

Description
Colored print; view of mission school of the American Baptist Missionary Union at Maulmain British Burma. Depicts dormitories, teachers' residences, and classroom buildings. A variety of palm trees and shrubs are scattered about the grounds and along a central dirt path.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1850
publisher
Colby, Lewis
maker
Sarony & Major
artist
Mason, Mrs. H. B.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 23 1/2 in x 16 1/2 in; 59.69 cm x 41.91 cm
overall: 26 in x 20 in; 66.04 cm x 50.8 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2488
catalog number
60.2488
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Carriages
Education
Costume
Chronology: 1850-1859
Architecture, Educational Buildings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Religion
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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