Gallery view

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

Entering a fruit and vegetable market

Asia, Central - The entrance to this fruit and vegetable market is decorated with brightly colored posters. An old truck is unloading produce. A small scale sits next to boxes of grapes for sale. People are milling around. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Man selling grapes

Asia, Central - A woman in western dress chooses bunches of grapes while a man in an embroidered scullcap weighs them. Nearby people are milling around. In the background, there is a 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

Family selling produce

Asia, Central - A boy, an older man and a woman sell vegetables at an open air market. The man wears a turban, and is weighing something using a scale. Eggplants, cabbages and apples are among the things that are showcased. In the background, people are milling around. Large columns can be seen. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Women selling grapes

Asia, Central - Women sell a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables in this covered market. A man in a khalat and embroidered scullcap speaks to one of the women. A small scale sits among the grapes that are showcased. In the background, people are milling around. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Trench within a soviet farmers community

Asia, Central - Two deep trenches built out of stone or brick are in the center of this soviet farmers' community. A branch sticks out of one of the trenches. People are walking around the area. One man is bent over, doing something on the ground. Low buildings resembling markets are nearby. This is near Bukhara, Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers

1961

Halpern, Joel Martin

Clothing store within a soviet farmers community

Asia, Central - People shop within a clothing store which is part of a soviet farmers' community. 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

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

Men's clothing seller at a market

Asia, Central - Men's clothing hangs up over tables filled with shoes and fabric. Women and men shop around the tables as young men surrounded by the goods sell. Other people, hanging clothing and a building are in the background. This may be in either Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, or Uzbekistan.

Joel M. Halpern Papers