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Although few Americans could afford to travel abroad one hundred years ago, they knew all about the monuments and picturesque native scenes one might encounter during a foreign adventure. With a Detroit Publishing Company print on their wall, they could dream about visiting the Leaning Tower of Pisa or encountering a lively group of Mexicans at a village fountain.
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Eating Coconuts in the Bahamas

Detroit Publishing Company
Attributed to William H. Jackson, Photographer
Copyright 1906 from a negative made about 1900
Height 7-1/2"; Width 6-3/8"

DPC photograph # 019728
Photographer's negative # 683
Accession ID # P.DPC.019728.A

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