2 Items Tagged "Elephant"

Photo 1: Man riding elephant which is moving lumber with trunk. Photo 2: Man riding elephant while a woman in all white poses for the photo.

Early Logging in British Colonial Malaysia

Introduction/Photo Analysis These two photos, part of a collection of four photo albums from George West Philleo, display a lumber yard in Penang, Malaysia in the late 19th…

Elephant Moving Timber in Moulmein

The Elephant in the Room

The Elephant in the Room Photo: Elephant Moving Timber in Moulmein, Myanmar (Burma), 1885-1895, Ira Wolff Photographic History Collection  Off the coast of Moulmein in the late 1800s,…