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Photographic print of women and children outside a building

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Owned by:
Maxine Sullivan, American, 1911 - 1987  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 3 × 3 1/16 in. (7.6 × 7.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 3 1/2 × 3 1/2 in. (8.9 × 8.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
mid 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.29.129
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Collection title:
Maxine Sullivan Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.29.129
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Panoramic photographic print of D Company, 369th regiment at Camp Merritt

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey, Sr., American, 1897 - 1968  Search this
369th Infantry Regiment, American, 1913 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Bergen County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1917
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gina R. McVey, Granddaughter
Object number:
2011.108.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.108.1
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Photograph of Hall Johnson and the Negro String Quartet

Photograph by:
S. Tarr, American, active 1920s  Search this
Subject of:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Felix Weir, American, 1884 - 1978  Search this
Marion Cumbo, American  Search this
Arthur Boyd  Search this
Medium:
silver and gelatin on photographic paper with paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W (Overall): 7 1/4 × 11 in. (18.4 × 27.9 cm)
H x W (Photograph): 5 × 7 in. (12.7 × 17.8 cm)
H x W (Frame): 7 1/4 × 11 in. (18.4 × 27.9 cm)
Type:
photographs
Place printed:
New York City, New York, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1923
Topic:
African American  Search this
Classical (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Men  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.1.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.1.1ab
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Photographic slide of the Poor People's Campaign

Photograph by:
Robert Houston, American, born 1935  Search this
Subject of:
Poor People's Campaign, American, 1967 - 1968  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 15/16 × 1 15/16 in. (4.9 × 4.9 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
National Mall, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 21, 1968 - June 23, 1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Housing  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Poverty  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.245.244
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert Houston
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.245.244
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Photographic slide of the Poor People's Campaign

Photograph by:
Robert Houston, American, born 1935  Search this
Subject of:
Poor People's Campaign, American, 1967 - 1968  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Black Star, American, founded 1935  Search this
Medium:
reversal film and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 15/16 × 1 15/16 in. (4.9 × 4.9 cm)
Type:
color slides
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 21, 1968 - June 23, 1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Housing  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Music  Search this
Photography  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Poverty  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.245.251
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert Houston
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.245.251
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Film still from Pinky

Created by:
20th Century Fox Film Corporation, American, founded 1935  Search this
Distributed by:
National Screen Service, American, 1920 - 2000  Search this
Subject of:
Darryl F. Zanuck, American, 1902 - 1979  Search this
Jeanne Crain, American, 1925 - 2003  Search this
Ethel Barrymore, American, 1879 - 1959  Search this
Ethel Waters, American, 1896 - 1977  Search this
William Lundigan, American, 1914 - 1975  Search this
Elia Kazan, Greek American, 1909 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 8 1/8 × 10 1/4 in. (20.6 × 26 cm)
H x W (Image): 6 3/4 × 9 3/8 in. (17.1 × 23.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
film stills
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1949
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Film  Search this
Race films  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.118.172.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.118.172.1
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John Coltrane

Created by:
Louis H. Draper, American, 1935 - 2002  Search this
Subject of:
John Coltrane, American, 1926 - 1967  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 9 7/16 × 6 5/16 in. (24 × 16 cm)
H x W x D (Frame): 18 3/4 × 14 3/4 × 1 1/2 in. (47.6 × 37.5 × 3.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1960-1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Nell Draper-Winston
Object number:
2013.66.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© The Louis Draper Archive
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.66.1
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Crowd wading in the Reflection Pool

Photograph by:
Laura Jones, Canadian  Search this
Subject of:
Poor People's Campaign, American, 1967 - 1968  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 5082 pixels × 7593 pixels (5082 × 7593 cm)
Type:
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 19, 1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Justice  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Poverty  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Laura Jones
Object number:
2017.90.6
Restrictions & Rights:
© Laura Jones
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.90.6
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Gelatin silver print of Mary Church Terrell

Photograph by:
Addison N. Scurlock, American, 1883 - 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Mary Church Terrell, American, 1863 - 1954  Search this
Owned by:
Mary Church Terrell, American, 1863 - 1954  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and Sheet): 7 × 5 in. (17.8 × 12.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place captured:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1910
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Education  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Social reform  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ray and Jean Langston in memory of Mary Church and Robert Terrell
Object number:
TA2017.13.10.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mary Church Terrell Family Archive
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2017.13.10.2
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In the Wake of the Mob: An Illustrated Story of Riot, Ruin and Rage

Title:
Illustrated photograph album of the Springfield, Illinois race riot
Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Manufactured by:
The Housh Company, American  Search this
Medium:
cloth over cardboard, ink on paper, and silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 7 1/4 × 10 3/16 × 1 5/8 in. (18.4 × 25.9 × 4.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
photograph albums
Place depicted:
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 14-16, 1908; compiled 1909
Topic:
African American  Search this
Barbershops  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Hate crimes  Search this
Photography  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Violence  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.139
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.139

Photographic portrait of a soldier inside decorative military frame

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
President Woodrow Wilson, American, 1856 - 1924  Search this
General John J. Pershing, American, 1860 - 1948  Search this
Medium:
ink, cardboard, silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 14 1/16 × 11 × 3/16 in. (35.7 × 27.9 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
black-and-white photographs
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.155.88
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.155.88
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V19244--Colored Veterans of the 15th Regt. 369th Infantry, Marching up Fifth Avenue, New York City

Title:
Stereograph of homecoming parade for the "Harlem Hellfighters"
Created by:
Underwood & Underwood, American, 1881 - 1940s  Search this
Published by:
Keystone View Company, American, 1892 - 1972  Search this
Subject of:
369th Infantry Regiment, American, 1913 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper and cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W (Mount): 3 1/2 x 7 in. (8.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
stereographs
Place depicted:
5th Avenue and East 39th Street, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1919
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.155.177
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.155.177
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Pearl Primus

Photograph by:
Arthur Leipzig, American, 1918 - 2014  Search this
Subject of:
Pearl Primus, Trinidadian, 1919 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and sheet): 9 × 13 1/4 in. (22.9 × 33.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Dance  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joel Leipzig in memory of Arthur Leipzig
Object number:
2017.67.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Arthur Leipzig
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.67.1

Dizzy Gillespie at Newspaper Guild Canteen

Photograph by:
Arthur Leipzig, American, 1918 - 2014  Search this
Subject of:
Dizzy Gillespie, American, 1917 - 1993  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
The NewsGuild – CWA, American, founded 1933  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 10 1/4 × 13 in. (26 × 33 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Bebop (Music)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Photography  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joel Leipzig in memory of Arthur Leipzig
Object number:
2017.67.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Arthur Leipzig
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.67.2

Untitled (outside Apollo Theatre)

Photograph by:
Arthur Leipzig, American, 1918 - 2014  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Apollo Theater, founded 1934  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 8 1/8 × 12 3/8 in. (20.6 × 31.4 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1934-1940s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Business  Search this
Communities  Search this
Music  Search this
Photography  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joel Leipzig in memory of Arthur Leipzig
Object number:
2017.67.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Arthur Leipzig
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.67.3

Tintype of a woman carrying a medical bag

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
collodion and silver on iron with lacquer
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/8 × 2 3/8 in. (8.6 × 6 cm)
Type:
tintypes
portraits
Place collected:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1890s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Midwifery  Search this
Photography  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.37.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.37.14
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Studio Portrait of a Girl Sitting on a Sofa

Photograph by:
Rev. Henry Clay Anderson, American, 1911 - 1998  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on acetate film
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 x 4 in (12.7 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
negatives
Place made:
Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi, United States
Date:
1948 - 1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Communities  Search this
Photography  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2007.1.69.9.9.D
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.1.69.9.9.D

Photographic postcard of Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey in uniform

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey, Sr., American, 1897 - 1968  Search this
369th Infantry Regiment, American, 1913 - 1945  Search this
Written by:
Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey, Sr., American, 1897 - 1968  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper, with graphite on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 9/16 × 5 1/2 in. (9 × 14 cm)
Type:
portraits
photographic postcards
Place made:
France, Europe
Date:
1918
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gina R. McVey, Granddaughter
Object number:
2011.108.14
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.108.14
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Photograph of Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey, Sr., American, 1897 - 1968  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper with paper
Dimensions:
unfolded: 8 5/16 x 8 1/8 in. (21.1 x 20.6 cm)
folded: 8 5/16 x 3 3/8 in. (21.1 x 8.6 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Place made:
Galveston, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1915
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gina R. McVey, Granddaughter
Object number:
2011.108.15
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.108.15
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Photograph of Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey, Sr., American, 1897 - 1968  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 3/4 × 4 15/16 in. (17.1 × 12.5 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Date:
1920s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gina R. McVey, Granddaughter
Object number:
2011.108.20
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.108.20

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