Parisa Damandan Collection of Iranian Photographs [1880s-1970s]

This fonds consists of digital copies of photographs held by Parisa Damandan, created as part of the project EAP001 Faces and Places in Iran: Iranian Photography at the Turn of the 20th Century.The collection features material from a range of photographers, including Minas Patkerhanian Machertich, Amonallah Taighi, Thooni Johannes, Mirza Hasan Khan Shams, Mirza Mehdi Chereh-Nama, Ernst Hoeltzer, and other unidentified sources. The collection mainly consists of portrait photographs and group photographs, and includes photographs of Armenian immigrants which would have been attached to immigration documentation.The photographs were taken from 1880-1970s, in Esfahan and in the New Jolfa area of Esfahan; the original prints were created from gelatin and glass plate negatives.
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  • Photographic Collection of the Jila Photography Shop in Arak, Iran [Early...

    Collection Ref: EAP001/10
    This fonds consists of digital images of a sample of photographs owned by the Jila Photography Shop in Arak, Iran, created as part of the project EAP001 Faces and Places in Iran: Iranian Photography at the Turn of the 20th Century. The project reported tha ...
  • Photographic Collection of the Khalifa Council in Arak, Iran [1915-1956]

    Collection Ref: EAP001/11
    This fonds contains digital images of a sample of the photographic collection owned by the Khalifa Council in Arak, Iran. The copies were made as part of the project EAP001 Faces and Places in Iran: Iranian Photography at the Turn of the 20th Century.The f ...
  • Photographic Collection of Salar Mohtasham [1896-1941]

    Collection Ref: EAP001/12
    This fonds consists of digital images of a selection of Iranian photographs accumulated by Salar Mohtasham between 1896-1941. The samples were digitised as part of the project EAP001 Faces and Places in Iran: Iranian Photography at the Turn of the 20th Cen ...
  • Photographic collection of Mr Soltani, Golpayegan, Iran [1917-1964]

    Collection Ref: EAP001/13
    This fonds consists of digital images of a sample of photographs from the photographic collection of a Mr Soltani, who resides in Golpayegan, Iran. The samples were digitised as part of the project EAP001 Faces and Places in Iran: Iranian Photography at th ...
  • Tahami Collection of Iranian Photographs [c1880-1941]

    Collection Ref: EAP001/14
    This fonds consists of digital images of a sample of the photographic collection held at the Tahami Photography Shop in Tehran, Iran. The images were created as part of the project EAP001 Faces and Places in Iran: Iranian Photography at the Turn of the 20t ...
  • Mitra Iranian Photograph Collection [1906-1922]

    Collection Ref: EAP001/15
    This fonds consists of digital images of a sample of the photographic collection currently held by the Mitra Photography Shop in Tehran, Iran. The photographs were digitised as part of the project EAP001 Faces and Places in Iran: Iranian Photography at the ...
  • Nasrin Torabi's Collection of Iranian Photographs [1867-1927]

    Collection Ref: EAP001/16
    This fonds consists of digital images of a sample of Iranian photographs collected by Nasrin Torabi from various sources in Mashhad and Arak, Iran. The photographs were digitised as part of the project EAP001 Faces and Places in Iran: Iranian Photography a ...
  • Ibrahimi Engineering Company Photograph Collection [1848-1896]

    Collection Ref: EAP001/17
    This fonds contains digital images of a sample of the photographic collection created by the Ibrahimi Engineering Company of Kerman, Iran. The copies were made as part of the project EAP001 Faces and Places in Iran: Iranian Photography at the Turn of the 2 ...
  • Husayn Chan'ani Photographic Archive, 1305H-1330s [1926-1950s]

    Collection Ref: EAP001/18
    This fonds consists of digital images of a sample of the photographic collections held by Husayn Chan'ani, a photographic researcher from Abadan, Iran. Mr Chan'ani digitised the sample as part of the EAP001 Faces and Places in Iran: Iranian Photography at ...
  • Iranian Oil Ministry Photograph Collection [1910-1926]

    Collection Ref: EAP001/19
    This fonds consists of six digital copies of photographs taken by the Anglo Persian Oil Company during oil exploration in Abadan at the beginning of the 20th century. ...
  • Sample copies from the Ibrahimi Engineering Collection [1848-1896]

    File Ref: EAP001/17/1
    7 digital copies of photographs from the Ibrahimi Engineering Company collection, in Kerman, Iran.The individual dates of the photographs are not known, but it is known that they were taken during the reign of Nasir al-Din Shah Qajar [1848-1896]. The photo ...
  • Sample photographs from the Jila Photography Shop

    File Ref: EAP001/10/1
    The photographers, dates and subjects of the first two images are unknown. Image 1 shows crowds of children queing in a street; image 2 is a group portrait photograph showing men in suits. Images 3 to 7 were taken by EAP001 project team members during the ...
  • Portrait photographs of Armenian Iranians [1926-1935]

    File Ref: EAP001/11/1
    This file consists of group and individual portrait photographs of Armenian families, taken between 1925 and 1935. In most cases the identity of the photographer is unknown. The provenance, context and subjects of the photographs are unfortunately unknown ...
  • Sample copies of Iranian photographs [1896-1941]

    File Ref: EAP001/12/1
    21 digital copies of a sample of photographs from Salar Mohtasham's photographic collection. The samples consist of individual and group portrait photographs of men. Unfortunately, information about the provenance, context and subjects of most of the photo ...
  • Sample photographs from Mr Soltani's Collection

    File Ref: EAP001/13/1
    This file contains digital images of a sample from Mr Soltani's collection. Image 8 is a photograph taken by the EAP001 project during their survey, and gives an indication as to how Mr Soltani has arranged his collection and housed his photographs. Unfort ...