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View of the Helvetia coffee finca in the Quetzaltenango district

Gottried Hurterbefore July 1928

MARKK

MARKK
Hamburg, Germany

This photograph probably shows the Helvetia coffee plantation in the department of Quetzaltenango. The large finca comprises a multitude of residential and agricultural buildings. In the foreground on the left are the drying areas for coffee beans. Below them, an irrigation plant with a scoop wheel can be seen.

Details

  • Title: View of the Helvetia coffee finca in the Quetzaltenango district
  • Creator: Gottried Hurter
  • Date Created: before July 1928
  • Type: Photograph
  • Publisher: Museum of Ethnology Hamburg
  • Rights: Museum of Ethnology Hamburg | Photographic Archive Collection
  • External Link: Homepage Museum für Völkerkunde Hamburg
  • Medium: glass-plate negative
  • on display: Heart of the Mayans
  • Date of Acquisition: after 1928
  • Context of Origin: Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
  • Collection: Coll. Gottfried Hurter

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