The Spirit of Survival : Armenians through the Camera's Eye
Exhbit Label:
KHARPERT FAMILY
Kharpert, Historic Armenia, Ottoman Empire, c.1900
Photograph by Soursourian
The names of the people are not known. The photographer Soursourian's backdrop with its unique drooping branches is the clue that tells us this is an Armenian family in Kharpert.
Credit Line:
Courtesy of Edna Bogosian
Photo ID#:
BOGOSIAN, Edna 3–79
Place:
Kharpert Vilayet/Harput Vilayet/Mamuretulaziz Vilayet/Ottoman Empire/Turkey
Date:
1900
Photographer:
Soursourian, Askanaz
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