90 results found for: subject:"Clothing and dress--Asia, Central--Photographs"

Gallery view

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Newly constructed cityscape

Asia, Central - A view of a modern city surrounding a mosque, which may be the Bolo Khauz complex in Bukhara. A wooden water tower is at the left of the foreground. In front of a modern type mosque is a pond and garden. Buses can be seen in the streets. Houses are in the background. This is most likely in Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Uzbek family

Asia, Central - Parents with two young children sit near a wall. One child is holding a photograph, which may be a polaroid Joel M. Halpern often used to give away to the subjects he photographed. This is near Bukhara, Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Crowd at a market

Asia, Central - Men and women gather around a fabric seller in this open air market. On top of one of the piles of fabric is an abacus. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Barbara Halpern dances with children

Asia, Central - Barbara K. Halpern dances around a circle with children. In the background are other children, dancing. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Building an adobe house

Asia, Central - Men work on the roof of an adobe house. A wooden ladder and several wooden poles stand up against the building, showing a method of scaffolding. In the foreground adobe bricks are lined up. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Young woman biting a fig

Asia, Central - A young woman holding a change purse bites into a yellow fig while a man in an embroidered scullcap looks on. Another woman is bending, looking at something. In the background, there is an awning-covered window with decorative relief on the wall surrounding it. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Crowds at a market

Asia, Central - People gather around various vegetable sellers at this open air market. In the foreground, a man sits near piles of cucumbers and tomatoes. A box of potatoes is nearby. A scale to weigh the vegetables is on the ground. Buildings are in the background. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Boy walking down a street

Asia, Central - A boy walks down a street that has adobe walls and houses. Some houses have thatched roofs. A cart with a pile of dirt is nearby. A man and another child are also on the street. This is near Bukhara, Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Street in Samarkand

Asia, Central - People walk and ride on donkeys on this street in Samarkand. In the background are the ruins of the Bibi-Khanym Mosque. To the right of the photo may be mausoleums from the Sh?h-i Zindah. This is in Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Schoolgirls walk past Communist propaganda poster

Asia, Central - A group of children, mostly girls, walk past a Communist propaganda poster. To the right of the poster is a sculpture of a scene from Aesop's fable, "The Stork and the Fox". The children are dressed in a scouting or school uniform. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers