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Hides and skins

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

New season fashion - Masai women making skirts from dried hides.

 Item — Photograph 22: Series Series 3
Identifier: Photograph 22
Scope and Contents [Title supplied by captions document] ; PUBLIC RELATIONS DEPARTMENT ; TANGANYIKA OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH ; No. T.P. 4754/211 ; Not to be published without written permission ; 22 ; TA-22--Verso
Dates: ca. 1935-1977

The first stage in shield manufacre is the stretching of the raw hide.  This is traditionally a man's job, while the Zulu women gather the thatch.

 Item — Photograph 20: Series Series 3
Identifier: Photograph 20
Scope and Contents Photo No. DR. 12 Issued by the State Information Office, pretoria. ; Foto No. DR. 12 Uitgereik Deur Die Staatsinligtingskantoor, Pretoria. ; Die eerste stadium in die vervaardiging man se werk is, terwyl die zoeloevroue by die hut staan en kyk. ; 20 ; SA-90--Verso
Dates: ca. 1935-1977


 Item — Photograph 23: Series Series 3
Identifier: Photograph 23


 Item — Photograph 19: Series Series 3
Identifier: Photograph 19
Scope and Contents Issued by the State Information Service Office ; Union of South Africa ; Uitgereik Deur Die Staatsinligtingskantoor ; Unie Van Suid-Afrika ; Photo/Foto R. 66 ; 19 ; SA-89--Verso
Dates: ca. 1935-1977