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Map [Hmong hand-stitched story cloth maps of mainland Southeast Asia]

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About this Item

Title

  • [Hmong hand-stitched story cloth maps of mainland Southeast Asia]

Created / Published

  • [Laos] : [manufacturer not identified], [2016]

Contents

  • Story cloth map 1 -- Story cloth map 2 -- Story cloth map 3 -- Story cloth map 4 [with story].

Headings

  • -  Hmong (Asian People)--Southeast Asia--Social life and customs--Maps
  • -  Southeast Asia--Social life and customs--Maps
  • -  Ethnic embroidery--Southeast Asia--Maps
  • -  Folklore--Southeast Asia--Maps
  • -  Ethnology--Southeast Asia--Maps
  • -  Southeast Asia

Genre

  • Maps
  • Pictorial maps

Notes

  • -  Pictorial maps describing the culture and history of the Hmong people, an Asian ethnic group in Southeast Asia.
  • -  Relief shown pictorially.
  • -  Title devised by cataloger.
  • -  Shows embroidered figures, humans, animals, plants, and geographical images of everyday life in a village or farm in Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam, and Mekong River region.
  • -  Includes white cloth backing and borders of pieced triangles represented mountains for protection of central areas.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  Gift; Judith A. Tyner; October 2016.
  • -  undetermined $l undetermined $n No visible notice of copyright; any copyright information can be sent to mapcat@loc.gov

Medium

  • 4 maps : cloth, color ; each 125 x 86 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G8001.E1 2016 .H5

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2016588605

Online Format

  • image

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Hmong hand-stitched story cloth maps of mainland Southeast Asia. [Laos: manufacturer not identified, 2016] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016588605/.

APA citation style:

(2016) Hmong hand-stitched story cloth maps of mainland Southeast Asia. [Laos: manufacturer not identified] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016588605/.

MLA citation style:

Hmong hand-stitched story cloth maps of mainland Southeast Asia. [Laos: manufacturer not identified, 2016] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016588605/>.