Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Representatives to Fur Seal Conference

image number:

P0031188

description:

Image shows representatives from the United States, Japan, and Russia that attended a conference regarding the fur seal trade. Also included is George A. Clark who was Secretary of the Bering Sea Fur Seal Commission. This print has been signed by each person below the photograph on the mount.

date taken:

1897 October

photographer studio:

Rice (1217-1219-1225 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington D.C.)

copyright owner:

Rice (1217-1219-1225 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington D.C.)

personal name:

Fujita, Shiro

personal name:

Foster, John Watson

personal name:

de Wollant, Gregoire

personal name:

Clark, George A.

personal name:

Botkine, Pierre

personal name:

Jordan, David Starr

personal name:

Mitsukuri, Kakichi

personal name:

Hamlin, Charles Sumner

personal name:

Routkowsky, M. de

location of individuals:

(Front Row, L to R) Shiro Fujita, John Watson Foster, Gregoire de Wollant. (Back Row, L to R) George A. Clark, Pierre Botkine, David Starr Jordan, Kakichi Mitsukuri, Charles Sumner Hamlin, M. de Routkowsky.

topic:

Fur trade

topic:

Seals (Animals)

topic:

Diplomats

topic:

Group portraits

city:

Washington, D.C.

series:

Individuals

subseries:

Foster, John Watson