#1378. COFFEE DRIER AND HULLER. COETEPEC, MEX. * #1372. COFFEE DRYING NEAR JALAPA, MEXICO.
Circa 1910. Two un-mounted, toned silver prints measuring 5 x 8 inches. (Item ID: 3477)
Waite was a California photographer who went to Mexico in 1896. He opened a studio in Mexico City and for the next seventeen years produced a large body of work depicting the daily life of the Mexican people. There are 3,400 of his photographs in the National Archives of Mexico. His commercial work was reproduced in books, pamphlets, postcards, numerous periodicals, and promotional literature.