1940 Print Zamboanga Tropic Mindanao Coconut Groves General Pershing Moros FZ2

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This is an original 1940 halftone print of the waterfront in Zamboanga, Mindanao, Philippine Islands. The people here at the time made a living off of the coconut groves of the area. Also close to the site of this image is a plaza named after General Pershing who fought the Moros close by. Photography by Fenno Jacobs.

Charles Fenno Jacobs (1904-1974) was born in Waltham, Massachusetts. He had a recognized reputation as a photographer by 1941, and worked for Life Magazine as well as Fortune. He is known for the images he took during World War II as a part of Edward Steichen's Naval Aviation Photographic Unit.

CONDITION

This 71+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 4.75 inches; 14 x 12 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Zamboanga City, Zamboanga Peninsula, waterfront, water, beach, canoe

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