Hana Gasic's photo of two women posing in a studio

Hana Gasic's photo of two women posing in a studio
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  • Photo taken in:
    Sarajevo
    Year when photo was taken:
    1917
    Country name at time of photo:
    Austria-Hungary, pre 1918
    Country name today:
    Bosnia and Herzegovina
This picture was taken in a studio. The identity of the women in the photo is unknown. On the other side it is dated December 5, 1917. In pencil on one side is written in Serbian, 'A souvenir from your acquaintance Beta from the snajderaja, Sarajevo" and something similar is written in the other direction in German. Snajderaja is a word that came from German, and it means a clothing shop or dress shop. Sometime, women would gather at these places to socialize and sew.

Interview details

Interviewee: Hana Gasic
Month of interview:
January
Year of interview:
2001
Sarajevo, Bosnia

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