Photographic Collection of the Khalifa Council in Arak, Iran [1915-1956]

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 full collection consists of approximately 50 photographs of Armenian Families taken between 1915 and 1956. Unfortunately, information about the provenance, context and subjects of many of the photographs is unknown, and so the information in this catalogue is necessarily incomplete.
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  • 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 ...
  • Group portrait of Armenian Men [1934]

    Item Ref: EAP001/11/1/1
    Digital copy of a group portrait of Armenian men, seated outside a building. Photographer unknown; the original photograph has been mounted, and the mount annotated in Armenian. This annotation includes the date: 1934.Original photograph measures 18 x 21cm ...
  • Pre-school children with teachers [1915]

    Item Ref: EAP001/11/1/2
    Digital image of a group portrait photograph showing 2 pre-school teachers with 10 children. Photograph taken by Hudson(?) in 1915.Original print measures 13 x 18cm, and appears to have been attached to a photograph album. ...
  • School teacher with students [1915-1933]

    Item Ref: EAP001/11/1/3
    Digital image of a group portrait photograph showing a schoolteacher and his pupils from the first Armenian school in Arak. The photograph is annotated in Armenian, and is dated somewhere between 1915 and 1933; photographer unknown. ...
  • Armenian teachers and Khalifa Council members [1935]

    Item Ref: EAP001/11/1/4
    Digital image of a group portrait photograph showing Armenian teachers and Khalifa Council members in Arak. Photographer unknown; the photograph has been annotated in Armenian, which gives the date as 1935.Original print measures 18 x 21cm, and has been fr ...
  • Group photograph at Kindergarten construction site [1931]

    Item Ref: EAP001/11/1/5
    Digital copy of a group portrait photograph showing a large gathering of people at the construction site of a new Kindergarten school. Photographer unknown; the photograph is annotated in Armenian, and dated to 1931.Original print measures 18 x 21cm. ...
  • School science teachers with pupils [1926]

    Item Ref: EAP001/11/1/6
    Digital image of a group portrait photograph showing school science teachers and their pupils. Photographer unknown; the photograph is annotated in Armenian, and dated to 1926.Original print measures 18 x 21cm. ...
  • Group portrait [1928]

    Item Ref: EAP001/11/1/7
    Digital copy of a group portrait photograph showing 12 men and 3 women; the photograph subjects are unknown. Photograher unknown; the photograph is annotated in Armenian, and dated to 1928.Original print measures 18 x 21cm, and has been framed. ...
  • School portrait [1928/9]

    Item Ref: EAP001/11/1/8
    Digital image of a group portrait photograph of school staff and children. Photographer unknown; the photograph is annotated in Armenian, and dated 1928/9 (the date has been corrected, and is difficult to make out).Original print measures 18 x 21cm, and ha ...
  • Group portrait

    Item Ref: EAP001/11/1/9
    Digital image of a group portrait photograph of Armenian men, women and children. Photographer, date and subjects unknown.Original print measures 13 x 18cm. ...